Is death the endaor a new beginning? Should it be fearedaor embraced? Or is it simply a ceasing to exist? What better way to examine this great unknown than through poetry. Author Stephanie Buckwalter explores eight poems and poets, with chapters on John Donne, Emily BrontAl, Walt Whitman, and five others. Accompanied by biographical information on the poet and end-of-chapter questions for further study, Buckwalter unravels each poem, including detailed analysis of form, content, poetic technique, and theme, encouraging readers to develop the tools to understand and appreciate poetry.CHAPTER 4: aGood-bya Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803a1882) 1. Ralph Waldo Emerson, aThe Poeta from Essays, 2nd Series , Texas Aaamp;M University, n.d., alt;http://transcendentalism. tamu.edu/authors/emerson/essays/poettext.htmlagt;anbsp;...
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