"My Last Weekend" Essays and Research Papers

  • My Last Weekend

    Tecca Zimmerman Lit and Society Professor Peresie 4/10/12 The Worth of My Last Duchess Worthwhile literature has four...

    Aesthetics, Count, Dramatic monologue 1490  Words | 4  Pages

  • Tone in My Last Duchess

    EN238 2/10/14 Tone in “My Last Duchess” “My Last Duchess,” by Robert Browning is renowned for...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, My Last Duchess 911  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    In a dramatic monologue, the poet, like an actor in a play, speaks through the voice and personality of another person. Robert Browning wrote many different...

    Count, Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue 1290  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Dutchess

    My Last Duchess The relationship between the Duke and Duchess in the poem My Last Duchess is very...

    Duke, Human sexuality, Husband 1277  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    expect a mans personality and traits to be like if he was to send his wife away for being to easily impressed and made happy too soon? It is just the man...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, Marriage 1455  Words | 4  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    Discuss My Last Duchess as an example of a well constructed dramatic monologue. Robert Browning used the poetic device of the...

    Couplet, Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue 1641  Words | 2  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    How does Browning tell the story of “My Last Duchess” in the first thirteen lines? In the opening lines of “My...

    Dramatic monologue, Fiction, First-person narrative 965  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    Discuss Browning’s ‘My Last Duchess’ as a Dramatic Monologue A Dramatic monologue is a form of poetry where the speaker in the...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 933  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    My Last Duchess: An Analysis of The Duke "My Last Duchess" by Robert Browning is clearly a...

    Count, Dramatic monologue, Duke 1011  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess Analysis

    In Robert Browning's "My Last Duchess," a portrait of the egocentric and power loving Duke of Ferrara is painted for us. Although...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 1452  Words | 4  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    My Last Duchess” When reading “My Last Duchess” at first it was quite confusing. The narrator...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 904  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    "My Last Duchess" is a poem by Robert Browning, frequently anthologized as an example of the dramatic monologue. It first...

    Cosimo de' Medici, Count, Dramatic monologue 1117  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    I. Author ROBERT BROWNING Robert Browning is the author of the poem “my last duchess”. He is a son of...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 754  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess Cel

    The text I have selected to discuss is ‘My Last Duchess’ by Robert Browning, which was written in 1842. "My...

    16th century, Count, Duke 1960  Words | 5  Pages

  • My Last Duchess Analysis

    Katie Parham Dr. Rosenbaum ENGL 1050H 20 February 2012 Villain or Aesthete-Judgment or Sympathy The speaker can be seen as both a villain and lover of...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 1425  Words | 4  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    Through “My Last Duchess”, Browning exposes the innermost characteristics of the Duke of Ferrara. The Duke is the speaker of the...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 890  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    Setting and Background The setting of "My Last Duchess," a highly acclaimed 1842 poem by Robert Browning, is the palace of the...

    Cosimo de' Medici, Dramatic monologue, Ferrara 1435  Words | 4  Pages

  • my last duchess

    My Last Duchess This poem is written by Robert Browning who has lived in the Victorian age. It was the period of Queen...

    Drama, Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue 1432  Words | 4  Pages

  • My Last Duchess

    My last Duchess essay 'My last Duchess' is a dramatic monologue written by Robert Browning in 1842....

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 1210  Words | 3  Pages

  • My last duchess

     My Last Duchess Question: Write about a poem set well in the past, but which remains relevant today. Explain why, despite...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, Monarch 1393  Words | 4  Pages

  • My last duchess

    d’Este family, was a byword for fabulous displays of artistic and architectural taste alongside appalling brutality. These ideas embody the violence and...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, Florence 1252  Words | 3  Pages

  • “Porphyria’s Lover” and “My Last Duchess”

    a book entitled Dramatic Lyrics, which was a famous work that contained a collection of dramatic monologues. Two of the poems found in this book were...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Love 1338  Words | 4  Pages

  • My Last Duchess by Robert Browning

    Introduction to Poetry Appreciation. TAQ 2: My Last Duchess by Robert Browning is based upon Duke Alfonso II of Ferrara's...

    My Last Duchess, Poetry, Rhyme scheme 944  Words | 2  Pages

  • "My Last Duchess" By Robert Browning

    Robert Browning is known as the Master of Psychological dramatic monologue. In "My last Duchess" the reader only hears the Duke's...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 776  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Psychology of the Duke in "My Last Duchess"

    My Last Duchess”, one of the most beautiful poems in English literature by Robert Browning; a poem in the dramatic monologue...

    Count, Duke, Iambic pentameter 1295  Words | 4  Pages

  • My Last Dutchess Essay Questions

    My Last Duchess By Robert Browning Submitted to: Mrs. Parsons Gill Submitted by: Jenny Dewland Date: September 24th 2012...

    Count, Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue 1224  Words | 4  Pages

  • Robert Browning's "My Last Duchess"

    In this essay, I would like to discuss one of Robert Browning's better known poems, "My Last Duchess." While some readers may be...

    Count, Dramatic monologue, Duke 1037  Words | 3  Pages

  • My Last Duchess Practice Commentary

     The given text is an extract from the short story “My Last Duchess” by Margaret Atwood from the anthology Moral Disorder. The...

    Bolesław Prus, Dramatic monologue, Fiction 997  Words | 2  Pages

  • Analysis of Dramatic Monologue in My Last Duchess

    The Analysis of Dramatic monologue In My Last Duchess Abstract: Dramatic monologue which is an important poetic form which...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 1879  Words | 6  Pages

  • Comparative Essay on ‘My Last Duchess’ and ‘Porphyria’s Lover’

    Comparative essay on ‘My last Duchess’ and ‘Porphyria’s lover’ Robert Browning was born in May 1812 and died at the age of...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, My Last Duchess 2042  Words | 5  Pages

  • Compare/Contrast of My Last Duchess and Porphyria's Lover

    My Last Duchess and Porphyria’s Lover Robert Browning wrote the two poems, Porphyria’s Lover and My...

    Duke, English-language films, Gender 1440  Words | 4  Pages

  • Browning, Robert: My Last Duchess and Porphyria's Lover

    often strayed from, some lines contain 3 or 5 stresses, the poem is rhythmically appealing. According to Burrows, "[the poem] suggests the accents and...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 1757  Words | 6  Pages

  • Compare the Central Characters in ‘Medusa’ and ‘My Last Duchess’

    Compare the central characters in ‘Medusa’ and ‘My Last Duchess’ Carol Ann Duffy’s ‘Medusa’ and Robert Browning’s...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, Greek mythology 2124  Words | 5  Pages

  • Comparing My Last Duchess,Porphyrias Lover and le Dame Sans Merci

    Contrasting the Theme of power and control between Porphyrias Lover, La Belle Dame Sans Merci and My Last Duchess The poems I...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, KILL 2002  Words | 5  Pages

  • A Comparison of John Donne's "The Flea" and Robert Browning's "My Last Duchess".

    "The Flea" who haunts "My Last Duchess" History has blessed the English language with many great romanticists; they were men and...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, John Donne 1061  Words | 3  Pages

  • Compare and contrast the methods used by Robert Browning to portray the two speakers in ‘My Last Duchess’ and ‘Porphyria’s Lover’

    IGCSE Coursework Compare and contrast the methods used by Robert Browning to portray the two speakers in ‘My Last Duchess’ and...

    Couplet, Dramatic monologue, Duke 1610  Words | 4  Pages

  • Psychological Mindsets in the Black Cat, My Last Duchess, and Because I Could Not Stop for Death

    way we left this world. There are numerous ways that one can leave this world, some die peacefully while others may die by force.The following will reveal...

    Carriage, Duke, Edgar Allan Poe 2399  Words | 6  Pages

  • Compare the Ways Poets Present Relationships in ‘Les Grands Seigneurs’ and in 'My Last Duchess'

    be commenting on the presentation of relationships in two poems. The first poem is ‘Les Grands Seigneurs’, in which the speaker remarks on her life before...

    Gender, Line, Marriage 928  Words | 3  Pages

  • How the Characters of Macbeth and the Duke in My Last Duchess Can Be Considered to Be Disturbed Characters

    how they can be considered disturbed characters. The play, ‘Macbeth’ and poem, ‘My Last Duchess’ both show psychological truths...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, Macbeth 1938  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Duchess' Last Smile

    Heidi Britnell English 102 The Duchess’ Last Smile In Robert Browning’s “My Last Duchess,” the Duke of Ferrara...

    Count, Dramatic monologue, Duke 871  Words | 3  Pages

  • Last Duchess Cask of Amontillado rewrite

    Amontillado” and “My Last Duchess” In “The Cask of Amontillado,” by Edgar Allan Poe, two acquaintances, Montresor and...

    Dramatic monologue, Edgar Allan Poe, Eureka: A Prose Poem 902  Words | 3  Pages

  • The use of the Dramatic monologue in the Last Duchess

    "My Last Duchess" Robert Browning's poem "My Last Duchess" is a splendid poem achieve within the...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, Iambic pentameter 1891  Words | 6  Pages

  • Analyse the Different Forms of Power Presented in "My Last Duchess", "A Woman to Her Lover" and "La Belle Dame Sans Merci"

    the Duke in "My Last Duchess" desires psychological power over his Duchess The poem "My Last...

    Control, Duke, La Belle Dame sans Merci 2192  Words | 6  Pages

  • This essay was about the poetic devices which Robert Browning used to enhance the haunting tone in his dramatic monologue, "My Last Duchess."

    Robert Browning sets the tone of "My Last Duchess," by using three significant poetic techniques, one of which is imagery....

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 852  Words | 3  Pages

  • Y Last Duchess翻译 和赏析

    你的主人——伯爵先生闻名的大方 足以充分保证:我对嫁妆 提出任何合理要求都不会遭拒绝; 当然.如我开头声明的,他美貌的小姐 才是我追求的目标。别客气,让咱们 一同下楼吧。但请看这海神尼普顿 在驯服海马,这是件珍贵的收藏, 是克劳斯为我特制的青铜铸像。 Robert Browning: a...

    Dramatic monologue, Duke, Elizabeth Barrett Browning 1042  Words | 4  Pages

  • Comparison of the Use of a Dramatic Monolgue

    Comparison of the use of a dramatic monologue. In 'Porphyria's Lover' and 'My Last Duchess', Browning uses several features of...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 2378  Words | 6  Pages

  • sherif

    "My Last Duchess" and "Porphyria's Lover” Robert Browning wrote the two poems, "My Last Duchess" and...

    Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue, Duke 1250  Words | 4  Pages

  • Robert Browning and the Dramatic Monologue

    Denton English 12-2 May 13, 2004 Robert Browning and the Dramatic Monologue Controlling Purpose: to analyze selected works of Robert Browning. I....

    Drama, Dramatic monologue, Elizabeth Barrett Browning 1404  Words | 5  Pages

  • Victorian Era - Influence of Context Upon Texts

    Question: The study of the Victorian era involved developing a greater appreciation of previous social and literary contexts. Discuss this statement with...

    Charles Dickens, Morality, My Last Duchess 973  Words | 3  Pages

  • Iambic Pentameter Poetry

    Iambic Pentameter in My Last Duchess The poem I am choosing is Robert Brownings “My Last Duchess”....

    Drama, Dramatic monologue, Gender 1667  Words | 5  Pages

  • Poem Analysis

    Examine at least three pre-1914 peoms from ‘Best words’ and show how they reflect earlier attitudes towards women and relationships. Robert Browining, a...

    Ballad, By the Way, Love 2763  Words | 7  Pages

  • Another Domineering Husband

    Another Domineering Husband “My Last Duchess” by Robert Browning is a dramatic monologue that combines elements of both...

    Count, Dramatic Lyrics, Dramatic monologue 1434  Words | 4  Pages

  • Poetry of Robert Browning

    "Porphyria's Lover", "My Last Duchess" and "The Laboratory." "Porphyria's lover" presents a man who is so restricted by his...

    Dramatic monologue, Gender role, My Last Duchess 1721  Words | 5  Pages

  • How do men treat women in Porphyria's lover

    How do men treat women in Porphyria’s Lover, My Last Duchess, Havisham and A Married State? In Porphyria’s Lover we see the...

    Husband, Love, My Last Duchess 898  Words | 2  Pages

  • Porphyria’s Lover

    reassured of his partner’s love for him; attempts to preserve the moment by killing her. The poem has a very dark theme, being murder which is also discussed...

    Dramatic monologue, Love, My Last Duchess 1512  Words | 4  Pages

  • Robert Browning

    Browning is now considered the master of the dramatic monologue. One of his most recognized dramatic monologue form poems is "My...

    Drama, Dramatic monologue, Duke 821  Words | 3  Pages

  • Emily Dickinson and John Donne

    she felt no pain" (Browning 878). I’m not sure if he knows that statement was false, but he jokes around about it, justifying his actions....

    Aesthetics, Barbie, Beauty 1288  Words | 4  Pages

  • Figurative Language

    ways to incorporate figurative language into writing, some of which come as naturally as speaking. A Simile uses the words “like” or “as” to compare one...

    Metaphor, My Last Duchess, Poetry 1124  Words | 3  Pages

  • Comparing 4 Poems- Violence

    For Leisure" By Carol Anne Duffy, "My Last Duchess" and "The Lab" by Robert Browning are all poems that deal with violence or the...

    Aggression, Dramatic monologue, Microsoft Narrator 1409  Words | 3  Pages

  • Love as an Entity

    considers love to not only last a lifetime, but to reach its "[zenith] after death" (1.14). In most cases, relationships do not prove to be...

    British poems, Christopher Marlowe, Elizabeth Barrett Browning 864  Words | 3  Pages

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