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    John Keats

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    English Literature Biographical Speech Keats, John (1795-1821) English poet, one of the most gifted and appealing of the 19th century and a seminal figure of the romantic movement. Keats was born in London, October 31, 1795,and was the eldest of four children. His father was a livery-stable owner, however he was killed in a riding accident when Keats was only nine and his mother died six years later of tuberculosis. Keats was educated at the Clarke School, in Enfield, and at the age of 15 was

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    Analysis Of John Keats

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    John Keats even wrote up to the night before he died. As mentioned before, his poem In Seeing Elgin Marbles, Keats compares his current situation in knowing he has much work left to write but not enough time to write it. Similarly, in his poem When I Have Fears That I May Cease to Be, John Keats opens by saying he fears running out of time to write something worth remembering. Denis Donoghue comments

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    Essay On John Keats

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    John Keats John Keats was an English Romantic poet who lived from 1795 to 1821. Despite his short life the brevity and intensity of his career are unrivaled in English poetry (Holt, 1996, pg 556). Even today people continue to estimate his potential if he had reached artistic maturity, since he achieved so greatly at a young age. The purpose of this paper is to explore the themes, meaning, and inspirations behind one of his most famous poems “The Eve of St. Agnes”. This paper will have one section

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    John Keats Speech

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    John Keats Speech The writer I have chosen to speak about is the romanticist John Keats. I chose this particular poet as I believe his ideas are the best expressed of the composers we have studied. I have looked at "Ode on a Grecian Urn," "Ode on Melancholy" and "Ode to Autumn" and I think some important comparisons can be drawn from them. Each poem has been chosen because I think that the ideas conveyed in them are among the more significant in Keats's works. "Ode on a Grecian Urn" discuses

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    To Autumn by John Keats

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    To Autumn by John Keats “To Autumn” is one of the most famous, and perfect odes written by John Keats, and any modern writer. It is quite fitting that his greatest piece was the last one that he ever wrote before he met with his unfortunate end. However, this ode has some significant differences to the other odes that he has written. Firstly, there is no flight from reality, or deviation into imagination or dream, in fact there is no narrative voice at all. Secondly, it has an unprecedented

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    emotions using the gift of the nature that surrounds us. John Keats’s odes are especially known for romanticism specifically his most famous ode, Ode to a Nightingale. In this poem Keats reveals how miserable he is with his life and uses his mind to breakaway to a perfect place. When his plan turns out to be disheartening he comes back to the real world with an altered outlook on life. At the start of this poem, the narrator, or John Keats, is listening to the nightingale sing. As he listens, he

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    Summary Of John Keats

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    poems that embodied wonderful emotion and passion. This era was mainly known as the romantic era, which was made up of many talented poets such as William Blake, Samuel Taylor, Lord Byron, John Keats and many more. This paper will discuss and analyze the the work of the one and only John Keats. John Keats born in London began his career in the medical field working as an apprentice surgeon. After conducting his first surgery, he was no longer able to perform them because his first experience was

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    To Autumn, by John Keats

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    The poem “To Autumn” by John Keats was written with a sense of him describing his girl as a person, of whom he loved very dearly. This was the last great ode he was able to write before he died (Prince). This poem was written on crisp, fall day in September (Flesch). After Keats had composed this poem, he wrote a letter to his friend calling his work a genesis (Flesch). Even though this poem was written for Keats lover, it also described how as the seasons are changed to fall, summer still has a

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    John Keats Romanticism

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    John Keats Romantic poetry is often regarded as the largest artistic movement of the 18th century. Its presence could be felt across the globe and in most artistic disciplines of its time. The birth of romanticism can be seen as a reaction against the political events, neoclassicism, or anything else considered "orderly" of that time. Romantic poetry opposes rationality. Romantic poetry largely uses nature is to express individuality on an emotional level. One poet from the Romantic Movement is

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    John Keats' Isabella

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    John Keats' Isabella Love is everywhere, and, even though love is not tangible, people refuse to believe that it exists. Perhaps their belief in love is what creates love, or perhaps it is the other way around. The greatest love is found when one least expects it as well as in people one least expects to find it in. Such an occurrence takes place in Isabella by John Keats. In this poem, two young people, Isabella and Lorenzo, fall in love, only to find that the sweetest and deadliest love is

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    John Keats' To Autumn

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    John Keats' "To Autumn" Life is a beautiful thing that should not be wasted. Life must be lived without warning; it is not to be taken for granted. We will never fully understand life, not even in a million years. The theme of John Keats' "To Autumn" is to enjoy life, even as you grow old and it begins to move away from you. He spreads his message through the time frame, imagery, and diction of the stanzas. To begin with, the time frame of the stanzas begins to prove the theme. By itself

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    in the aftermath of the French Revolution of 1789. In his poems, the Romantic John Keats explicitly shows an occurrence of feeling and creative energy instead of insight and reason. Keats use of strong imagery ranges among all our physical sensations such as sight, hearing, touch and smell, and Keats combines these senses into one image to produce a sensual effect and shape our interpretations of his Romantic poems. Keats opens to others to the world and the immortal subjects of Love, Death, Time,

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    metaphorical references. John Keats, a famous Romantic poet, used these techniques in creating his vivid imagery. Keats heavily focused on the beauty of life and the experiences he encountered with sickness and loss. Because of this the majority of Keats’ poetry reflects the ability of humans to become greatly weakened by their emotions. Keats’ upbringing shaped his poetry and as time went on he learnt the purpose of values. His poetry vividly represents the surroundings Keats placed himself in and

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    happen. It is in these stretches of time that will test our intellect of our mind, body, and world when the time comes to know if we have truly lived. One definition of “living” is stated, “full of life of vigor”, which John Keats exhibited to the extreme. (Merriam-Webster) John Keats, world-renowned poet, knew his end was coming and he aspired to transcribe his thoughts into words on a page; it is with these words in which we, those who lack the experience of knowing

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    John Keats: The Next Shakespeare

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    John Keats can easily be ranked as the top British poet to ever live; or at least in the top five ranking mark. His usage of his poems structures has become famous, just as his poems have become famous. Due to the young death of this famous poet, his literary work was cut short. Ever since he knew he was going to die, when he discovered he had contracted tuberculosis, he had thought that he would never be remembered; so much so that according to the web-site “Poets Graves” which states the inscription

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    about “Fears”. “Fears” is a poem which John Keats wrote. The reason why he wrote this was he realized he was dying. When he starts coughing up blood, Keats knew it was over. In this poem he basically wrote his own tombstone. He talks about three things he wants to do before he dies. He actually ends up dying in Rome and the day before he dies, he writes about being with the girl of his dreams. “Fears” is constructed with a “when, when, when, then” situation. Keats feels like the book’s spines, the books

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    they have made and they will last a lot longer than any of us. That’s what I like about them they transcended the bonds of time. They will be remembered for all time. John Keats, nowadays is renowned as a leading poet of the Romantic time period, he was brutally ridiculed by many critics and by other poets. During his life, Keats went up against the problems of his lower class social standing, little education, association with the "Cockney School" of poetry, and bad health, as he sought to increase

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    For my sonnet project, I’ve been researching more in-depth with the origins of sonnets and how they came to be. I’ve been looking at how they came to be during the Romantic period especially, since that is the period of time in which Keats produced his poetry. Some of the problems and issues that I still want to pursue for my project have been how the sonnet is uttered. Since the sonnet is a type of lyric, I’ve been looking into how the sonnet seems to be a more intimate ordeal as opposed to the

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    John Keats’ ODE ON MELANCHOLY

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    ODE ON MELANCHOLY by John Keats is the one of six poems that make up THE GREAT ODES all of which he had written in 1918. In contrast to the other odes, Keats himself fails to appear in the poem creating a divide between poet, author and reader; he speaks directly to the audience rather than to an abstract object or emotion. In doing this, Keats draws upon the readers own personal experience, since everyone – at some point – has experienced melancholy. Keats offers his insight on the topic by presenting

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    Period 8 13 April 2014 John Keats: The Romanticist When people hear "the Romanticism Era" and the poets that were involved in this era, they usually think about John Keats. Even though Keats lived for a short twenty-six years, he impacted the Romanticism Era like no other. The poems that he wrote and the difficult early life that he had made Keats the perfect Romanticist poet. John Keats was born on October 31, 1795 in the town of London, England to Thomas and Frances Jennings Keats; he was the eldest

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