(4.) See Sarah Brophy, "Elizabeth Barrett Browning
's 'The Runaway Slave at Pilgrim's Point' and the Politics of Interpretation," VP 36, no.
(9) See Helen Cooper, Elizabeth Barrett Browning
: Woman & Artist (Chapel Hill: Univ.
Through her manipulations of infanticide stories, Elizabeth Barrett Browning
argued for women's rights, opening windows of direct articulation and debate within conservative maternal narratives in order to shed light on the hypocrisies that lay at their foundations.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
's reception history demonstrates the power and the politics of timeliness.
Robert Huntington Fletcher's introduction to the poetry of "Elizabeth Barrett Browning
and Robert Browning" in his 1918 anthology entitled History of English Literature aptly illustrates the way in which critics have used sentimentality to diminish Barrett Browning's poetic achievements.
These students are convinced that Elizabeth Barrett Browning
was gang-raped and killed her own baby, even after class discussion of the historical context of the poem and being give the information that the author was a prominent white British author.
Along with criticism on Aurora Leigh, Sonnets from the Portuguese, Casa Guidi Windows, and well-known shorter works like "The Cry of the Children" and the sonnets to Sand, critics discuss EBB's three poems on Queen Victoria, her ballads, her poems to Flush, her 1831-32 diary, religious works such as "The Virgin Mary to the Child Jesus," and unpublished works such as the "The Princess Marie." With the exception of Avery, this scholarship does not yet draw upon new information and materials in the Pickering and Chatto Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning
(hereafter WEBB; see the 2010 "Year's Work").
Unfortunately, it turns out that it was the poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning
, who died in 1861.
A Percy Bysshe Shelley B Lord Tennyson C Lord Byron D Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Flush is based on the life of a real dog, Flush, that belonged to a famous British poet, Elizabeth Barrett Browning
. Flush is a fictional biography; it begins with an account of Flush's background and ends with his death.
A Sylvia Plath B Emily Dickinson C Elizabeth Jennings D Elizabeth Barrett Browning
As I look back and rummage amid past years about facts that touch the heart, couples like Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning
come to mind.