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Analysis and comments on They shut me up in Prose -- by Emily Dickinson

Comment 3 of 3, added on December 29th, 2011 at 5:24 AM.
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Comment 2 of 3, added on October 12th, 2011 at 12:00 AM.
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Comment 1 of 3, added on January 17th, 2009 at 1:14 PM.

I think that in this poem, Emily Dickinson is reflecting on the criticism
she was receiving about her poems being rather prose in verse than "real"
poetry. One can easily compare this poem with the one numbered 657 "I dwell
in Possibility".

Marta from Poland

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Information about They shut me up in Prose --

Poet: Emily Dickinson
Poem: 613. They shut me up in Prose --
Volume: Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson
Year: 1955
Added: Jan 9 2004
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Poem of the Day: Nov 18 2002


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