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Analysis and comments on In Back Of The Real by Allen Ginsberg

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Poetry Thoughts

This poem is very heart moving. It struck me how much little things can
matter. I think that little things are very important. One little thing is
eating and drinking in class. I will never do it again.

Cristian Romero from Germany
Comment 3 of 11, added on November 4th, 2008 at 5:28 PM.

I think the poem is saying that although the flower is ugly, it has to
potential of being something beautiful. Although the world in not a
beautiful place sometimes, it's still our world, and that's something
beautiful in itself.

Kelley from United States
Comment 2 of 11, added on June 15th, 2006 at 1:13 AM.

This poem is a very powerfull poem. Ginsberg is saying that the world is
brain washed to think that this is a great yellow rose. When he explaned
this rose as a very ugly thin. Much like the world is looked at as very
beautifull, when if you take a look around it is very ugly. He is saying
that something needs to be changed.

M. Van Gorden from United States

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Information about In Back Of The Real

Poet: Allen Ginsberg
Poem: In Back Of The Real
Volume: Howl and Other Poems
Year: 1954
Added: Feb 20 2003
Viewed: 16576 times
Poem of the Day: Jun 21 2003

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