• "The mother" by gwendolyn brooks
    In a world in which abortion is considered either a woman's right or a sin against God, the poem "The Mother" by Gwendolyn Brooks gives a voice to a mother lamenting her aborted children through three stanzas in which a warning is given to mothers, an admission of guilt is made, and an apology to th
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    The Mother by Gwendolyn Brooks There are a good number of issues in the world that stand unsolved. The debates on some of them are on for ever and ever but a feasible solution has never risen in the horizon. The most prominent among these perennial issues is abortion. It is a topic that has been su
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  • Gwendolyn brooks
    Gwendolyn Brooks was a highly regarded, much-honored poet, with the distinction of being the first black author to win the Pulitzer Prize. She also was poetry consultant to the Library of Congress--the first black woman to hold that position--and poet laureate of the State of Illinois. Many of Brook
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    "What is poetry good for?" A challenging academic environment must include science, math, and history in order to fully be complete in educating our society. Many wonder about the importance of poetry included with these other fields of study and if it is really necessary. Obviously math, science, e
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  • Gwendolyn brooks biography
    Gwendolyn Brooks was born on June 7, 1917, in Topeka, Kansas. She was the oldest child. Soon after Gwendolyn was born, her and her family moved to Chicago Illinois. Her mother was a school teacher, and her father was a janitor. Her father wanted to be a doctor but he did not have enough money to pur
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    Gwendolyn Brooks Gwendolyn Brooks was born June 7, 1917 in Topeka, Kansas to an underprivileged family. Shortly after the family relocated to Chicago. She attended Hyde Park High School, a pronominally white school but soon transferred to an all black school Wendell Phillips High School and then
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    GWENDOLYN BROOKS She was a profound mother, activist, and prolific poet. Born 7 June 1917 in Topeka, Kansas-She died in Kansas on December 3, 2000 Moved to chicago -first born of poor sharecroppers in Kansas who moved to Chicago for a better way of life--Gwendolyn Brooks is "a Chicagoan."
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    Gwendolyn Brooks Gwendolyn Brooks was a highly regarded, much honored poet, with the distinction of being the first black author to win the Pulitzer Prize. She not only was poetry consultant to the Library of Congress, the first black woman to hold that position and poet laureate of the State of Il
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    Brooks, Gwendolyn (Elizabeth) Brooks, Gwendolyn (Elizabeth) From "Encyclopedia of African-American Writing" Poet—this one word describes every cell of Gwendolyn Brooks's being. It was always poetry—from her Chicago childhood to her 1950 Pulitzer Prize to her awakening social consciousness t
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    Gwendolyn Brooks Thesis Statement: In her poem, “The Mother”, Gwendolyn Brooks, an Pulitzer Prize for Poetry winner in 1950, demonstrates her mastery of the use of mood, tone, and atmosphere. I. Background/Biography A. She was born in Topeka, Kansas on June 7, 1917. B. Brooks att
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  • Research and technology of gwendolyn brooks
    Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks (June 7, 1917 – December 3, 2000) was an African-American poet. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1950( the first African American to do so) and was appointed Poet Laureate of Illinois in 1968 and Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 19
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  • Poetry analysis of "the mother"
    "The Mother" In recent, popular culture, abortion has become a very sensitive subject. It has become a controversy to try and settle whether it is morally wrong. In some religions, such as Catholicism, abortion is looked down upon and is considered a mortal sin. Others would just simply agree
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    “But I feel that the greatest destroyer of peace today is abortion, because it is a war against the child - a direct killing of the innocent child - murder by the mother herself. And if we accept that a mother can kill her own child, how can we tell other people not to kill one another?”—Mothe
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    Essay English Comp 102 “The Mother” "The Mother," by Gwendolyn Brooks, is about a mother who has experienced a number of abortions by declaring that "Abortions will not let you forget," and now has remorse. You can feel the remorse she is going through when reading the poem. She is regretf
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    An Analysis of Gwendolyn Brooks’ “The Mother” “The Mother” by Gwendolyn Brooks, from her book A Street in Bronzeville, is a pro-life poem that expresses the emotions of a mother who has aborted her child or children (Kelly 44). Accepting an abortion is an extremely tough experience for
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  • The Mother
    “The Mother” Gwendolyn Brooks In the poem “The Mother” by Gwendolyn Brooks, she touches on the controversial issues abortion; and the pain that every mother must face in case they choose to get their child aborted. The author gives a broad and general dramatic description on how mothers may...
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    Although she was born on 7 June 1917 in Topeka, Kansas--the first child of David and Keziah Brooks--Gwendolyn Brooks is "a Chicagoan." The family moved to Chicago shortly after her birth, and despite her extensive travels and periods in some of the major universities of the country, she has remained
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  • Mother poetry interpretation
    Poetry Interpretation The Mother Abortions will not let you forget. You remember the children you got that you did not get, The damp small pulps with a little or with no hair, The singers and workers that never handled the air. You will never neglect or beat Them, or silence or buy with a swe
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  • Comparison between 2 poem of gwendelyn brooks
    Sadie and Maud Maud went to college. Sadie stayed home. Sadie scraped life With a fine toothed comb. She didn't leave a tangle in Her comb found every strand. Sadie was one of the livingest chicks In all the land. Sadie bore two babies Under her maiden name. Maud and Ma and Papa Nearly d
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