Spoon River Anthology



Spoon River Anthology From spoonriveranthology.net Edgar Lee Masters s Spoon River Anthology was an immediate commercial success when it was published in 1915 Unconventional in both style and content, it shattered the myths of small town American life A collection of epitaphs of residents of a small town, a full understanding of Spoon River requires the reader to piece together narratives from fragments contained in individual poems. Best Read Kindle ePUB Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters – bluevapours.co.uk

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  • Paperback
  • 112 pages
  • Spoon River Anthology
  • Edgar Lee Masters
  • English
  • 13 June 2018
  • 1406946133

10 thoughts on “Spoon River Anthology

  1. Majenta says:

    If you liked Fannie Flagg s THE WHOLE TOWN S TALKING, Thornton Wilder s OUR TOWN, and or Virginia Woolf s THE WAVES, you might like this I read this because of THE WHOLE TOWN S TALKING.Thanks for reading.and listening

  2. Carol says:

    Edgar Lee Masters was the first poet whose poetry I loved with my whole heart My high opinion of his work has never changed, notwithstanding the fact that he hasn t been cool for 50 years, if ever Ha Neither have I.

  3. Lyn says:

    Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters, published in 1915, is a unique literary experience.A collection of inter related free form poems, each title a person s name, and each person a resident of the town cemetery Masters has each relate a short story some folks talk about their life, many about the circumstances of their death Husbands and wives relate different perspectives of the same events, lovers and soldiers tell of their history, and each is a distinct, poetic voice.Masters begins Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters, published in 1915, is a unique literary experience.A collection of inter related free form poems, each title a person s name, and each person a resident of the town cemetery Masters has each relate a short story some folks talk about their life, many about the circumstances of their death Husbands and wives relate different perspectives of the same events, lovers and soldiers tell of their history, and each is a distinct, poetic voice.Masters begins his anthology with The Hill a setting for the pageant of ghostly visits to come Where are Elmer, Herman, Bert, Tom and Charley, The weak of will, the strong of arm, the clown, the boozer, the fighter All, all are sleeping on the hill One passed in a fever, One was burned in a mine, One was killed in a brawl, One died in a jail, One fell from a bridge toiling for children an...

  4. Chiara Pagliochini says:

    Molte volte ho studiatola lapide che mi hanno scolpito una barca con vele ammainate, in un porto In realt non questa la mia destinazionema la mia vita Perch l a mi si offr e io mi ritrassi dal suo inganno il dolore buss alla mia porta, e io ebbi paura l ambizione mi chiam , ma io temetti gli imprevisti Malgrado tutto avevo fame di un significato nella vita E adesso so che bisogna alzare le velee prendere i venti del destino,dovunque spingano la barca Dare un senso alla vita pu Molte volte ho studiatola lapide che mi hanno scolpito una barca con vele ammainate, in un porto In realt non questa la mia destinazionema la mia vita Perch l a mi si offr e io mi ritrassi dal suo inganno il dolore buss alla mia porta, e io ebbi paura l ambizione mi chiam , ma io temetti gli imprevisti Malgrado tutto avevo fame di un significato nella vita E adesso so che bisogna alza...

  5. Nood-Lesse says:

    Sarei tentato di credere che a Spoon River sia seppellita la maggior parte di noi Io ci sono, sono uno di quei personaggi Impermeabile alla poesia, sono stato alluvionato da una raccolta di epitaffi In molti sono arrivati all Antologia per merito di Fabrizio De Andr , l album Non al denaro non all a n al cielo interamente ispirato da alcuni personaggi del libro di E.L Masters io vi sono arrivato leggendo per caso l iscrizione sulla mia tomba Con De Andr ho il medesimo problema c Sarei tentato di credere che a Spoon River sia seppellita la maggior parte di noi Io ci sono, sono uno di quei personaggi I...

  6. Jon(athan) Nakapalau says:

    The dead tell their secrets where they are buried With no reason to lie we find that all is not what it seemed to be some of the pillars of the community were rotten to the core and some of the dregs of the town were the best citizens I thi...

  7. Orsodimondo says:

    NON AL DENARO, NON ALL AMORE N AL CIELOLa bibbia la pi letta, ma mi sa che questo ci va vicino E un must , no Leggermente sopravvalutato, ma bello Si pu riprendere in mano pi volte, leggere una poesia e rimetterlo gi , sicuro che lo ritroveremo fedele ad aspettarci, all occorrenza.

  8. Evan says:

    244 dead residents of the Midwestern town of Spoon River some based on real people and some fictional tell the stories of their triumphs, frustrations, unrequited longings, their secrets often harboring lingering grudges about people buried alongside them Whole families and neighbors, cross talking in death Each poem is titled with the name of the person speaking each is short and most of them are heartbreaking The wife and husband and the doctor, all scandalized by an abortion, the boy 244 dead residents of the Midwestern town of Spoon River some based on real people and some fictional tell the stories of their triumphs, frustrations, unrequited longings, their secrets often harboring lingering grudges about people buried alongside them Whole families and neighbors, cross talking in death Each poem is titled with the name of the person speaking each is short and most of t...

  9. Karla says:

    I ve trawled through many a 19th century small town newspaper for various research projects, and one s dirty linen was often hung out to dry for public view in the printed word Old men running off with the serving girls, errant wives being tracked down and found in flagrante with their lovers, etc I ve even got a great great uncle whose wife was run out of town on a rail by The Community for her illicit affair with a neighbor Nasty little Victorian Peyton Places Reading Spoon River Antholo I ve trawled through many a 19th century small town newspaper for various research projects, and one s dirty linen was often hung out to dry for public view in the printed word Old men running off with the serving girls...

  10. Simona says:

    In quest antologia Lee Masters d voce al mondo dei morti di un villaggio americano del Midwest, Spoon River, appunto I morti vogliono raccontare la loro verit , che stata molto spesso taciuta e ignorata In quest antologia Lee Masters d voce al mondo dei morti di un villaggio americano del Midwest, Spoon River, appunto I morti vogliono raccontare la loro verit , che stata molto spesso taciuta e ignorata per ipocrisia, convenienza, ecc Un antologia di imprecazioni, lamenti, epitaffi sull In quest antologia Lee Masters d voce al mondo dei morti di un villaggio americano del Midwest, Spoon River, appunto I morti vogliono raccontare la loro verit , che stata molto spesso taciuta e ignorata In quest antologia Lee Masters d voce al mondo dei morti di un v...

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