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Analysis and comments on Medusa by Sylvia Plath

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Comment 12 of 62, added on September 19th, 2012 at 2:28 PM.
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Comment 6 of 62, added on February 12th, 2012 at 6:02 AM.
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Comment 5 of 62, added on April 15th, 2011 at 9:13 AM.
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I agree that there is a jelly fish metaphor at work.

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Comment 4 of 62, added on October 4th, 2009 at 3:03 PM.

Why does she hate her mother though?
Is it because she's a methodist?
Judging Plath's life harshly??
Why is a methodist a bad thing to Plath?

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Comment 3 of 62, added on April 29th, 2009 at 3:43 PM.

The poem Medusa is not based entirely on the conceit of the Greek deity
Medusa. Plath likens her mother to the 'Medusa' Jellyfish, as the poem was
written at a time when Plath was interested in biology, specifically marine
biology. This interpretation should make the references to 'barnacled',
'tentacle', and 'ocean', clearer.

A. McCormack from United Kingdom

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Information about Medusa

Poet: Sylvia Plath
Poem: Medusa
Volume: The Collected Poems
Year: 1960
Added: Feb 20 2003
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