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Analysis and comments on maggie and milly and molly and may by e.e. cummings

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Comment 58 of 418, added on January 11th, 2006 at 9:37 AM.

I am an AS Dance student at the TAD (Turkish Association of Dance)

Ravik from Turks and Caicos Islands
Comment 57 of 418, added on January 11th, 2006 at 3:52 AM.

another person studying as dance......
silly exam boads eh??
asking silly questions

this is one of the harest bur=t easiet question to do out of the ones we
were given other then using the sign language.....

i have been asked to research all the questions this is possibley the
hardest to research plaese if you have any way you can help


charlotte from United Kingdom
Comment 56 of 418, added on January 11th, 2006 at 3:26 AM.

i am studing this pome for as dance and would like to no the meaning behind
this pome and some motifs i could use to help me with this pome please!!!

colleen robinson from United Kingdom
Comment 55 of 418, added on January 10th, 2006 at 4:45 PM.

i have to study this poem for dance as level and i need some help from
other dancers as to how they would portray each character and what motifs
they might use. thank you dancers!!!

sarah from United Kingdom
Comment 54 of 418, added on January 10th, 2006 at 12:42 PM.

I'm doing AS dance. You could try a split personality, try portraying all
the 4 girls separately. Then you could say that it is like how the poem is
structured, with set sections surrounding each girl?

Kathryn from United Kingdom
Comment 53 of 418, added on January 10th, 2006 at 9:01 AM.

I am also doing AS dance and was drawn to this poem whereas other members
of my class thought it was silly and has chosen other stimuli to use. i
think that this could be quite a difficult one to do but could be done as a
narrtive rather than abstract piece. dont no how i couold represent all
four girls tho? any ideas?

Emma from United Kingdom
Comment 52 of 418, added on January 9th, 2006 at 3:29 PM.

"Just discovered Cumming and still trying to get my head around him, but I

Anna from United Kingdom

anon from United Kingdom
Comment 51 of 418, added on January 8th, 2006 at 5:19 PM.

Basically I do AS level dance and I have to create a solo piece reflecting
what the poem is trying to portrait. It seems to me to symbolise a persons
search to find who they are in a world where its too easy to imitate others
and conform. But I would like someone to further aliterate the depths of
the poem aswell as give me and idea of how I could create a contemporary
piece on the poem.

SJB from United Kingdom
Comment 50 of 418, added on January 6th, 2006 at 2:52 PM.

Im taking As-level dance and this poem sounded stupid to me as i read it
without an open mind i just saw that it didnt rhyme and thought it was
stupid but i guess looking at other peoples views on the poem makes me
understand it more! i wasnt reali impressed with the questions we were
given on the paper but i think i need to look more deeply into them to get
a good full understanding on them. Thanks for ur opinions they reali have
made me think!!

Tasha from United Kingdom
Comment 49 of 418, added on January 6th, 2006 at 3:11 AM.

I am also studying a level dance and have to produce a dance on the poem. i
feel that the poem is about one person who finds many different
personalities at the seaside. i feel this person would be quite old and
find their inner, much younger selves!!

sarah from United Kingdom

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Poet: e.e. cummings
Poem: maggie and milly and molly and may
Added: Jan 31 2004
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