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Analysis and comments on History by Robert Lowell

Comment 3 of 3, added on April 1st, 2009 at 12:22 PM.

I thought the symbolism was inticing and the imagery painted a beautiful
scene in my head. I think what draws me most to my love of this poem would
be its use of analogies of history. It's alagorical nature has many deep
meanings and I find out more evry time I read this poem. You can clearly
see his political as well as religious views and the theme of
confessionalism is very prominent. Stanza 2 is a good example of that. I'm
just kidding. I have no clue what the hell I'm talking about.

Zach Hart
Comment 2 of 3, added on March 18th, 2008 at 10:25 AM.

it was an aight poem. it could have been better but ii still liked it.

Brad Abrahamson from United States
Comment 1 of 3, added on May 24th, 2005 at 9:23 AM.

I liked it it was just alittle short I think you could of put more into it.

kimberly from United States

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Poet: Robert Lowell
Poem: History
Volume: Selected Poems
Year: 1976
Added: Oct 29 2004
Viewed: 464 times
Poem of the Day: Apr 22 2006


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