Phillis Wheatley Essay

Phillis Wheatley Essay

Phillis Wheatley

Wheatley'sВ LiteraryВ AdvanceВ В В В В В В В В В В В  TheВ famousВ poet, В PhillisВ Wheatley, В usesВ manyВ differentВ figuresВ ofВ speechВ withinВ herВ poem, В " ToВ HisВ Excellency, В GeneralВ Washington. ” SheВ believedВ thatВ theВ AmericansВ wereВ fightingВ aВ justВ causeВ andВ thatВ sheВ shouldВ supportВ theВ patriotsВ evenВ ifВ itВ meantВ givingВ upВ herВ freedom. В В SheВ sentВ praiseВ toВ GeneralВ WashingtonВ encouragingВ himВ toВ goВ toВ warВ andВ herВ useВ ofВ literaryВ devicesВ mayВ haveВ beenВ whatВ persuadedВ himВ toВ leadВ theВ fightВ forВ hisВ nation'sВ freedom. В HerВ useВ ofВ personification, В symbolism, В metonymy, В metaphor, В andВ chargedВ wordsВ amplifyВ herВ purposeВ toВ writeВ theВ poem, В whichВ isВ toВ praiseВ GeneralВ GeorgeВ WashingtonВ andВ setВ forthВ AmericaВ asВ aВ strong, В resilientВ nation. В WheatleyВ usesВ theВ personificationВ ofВ natureВ andВ biblicalВ sourcesВ toВ createВ anВ auraВ ofВ heavenlyВ guidanceВ inВ favorВ ofВ America. В ThisВ helpedВ emphasizeВ theВ factВ thatВ AmericaВ hadВ GodВ onВ theirВ sideВ andВ thatВ BritainВ shouldВ retreatВ quicklyВ dueВ toВ AmericaВ refluentВ desireВ forВ independence. ​ " Freedom'sВ cause" В isВ theВ centralВ themeВ ofВ theВ poem…...

178 views 19.08.2019
Read