Robert Frost Essay | Tragedy in Robert Frost's Works

This student essay consists of approximately 3 pages of analysis of Tragedy in Robert Frost's Works.
This section contains 802 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Student Essay on Tragedy in Robert Frost's Works

Tragedy in Robert Frost's Works

Summary: Analyzes Robert Frosts' poetry. Describes how he used symbolism to express the meaning behind his works. Explores the dark and pessimistic nature of much of his poetry.
Many authors and poets express certain symbolic meanings behind their works. Such is the case with the works of Robert Frost. In the many poems of Frost, there are dark and pessimistic aspects that are present in him poems. Many regard that critics have overlooked at this dark side of Frost's poesy. Pain and tragedy are a few aspects he uses in his poems, like Out, Out-, and Fire and Ice among a few.

Frost points out pessimistic aspects in his poetry. Most of his works do have a dark side and negative feeling. I the poem Fire and Ice, Frost tells about how the world will end. He believes it will end in fire. The symbolism in this poem tends to insinuate Frost's dark views of the world. Although he agrees, in the poem, that fire will end the world, he also says "that...

(read more)

This section contains 802 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Student Essay on Tragedy in Robert Frost's Works
Copyrights
BookRags Student Essays
Tragedy in Robert Frost's Works from BookRags Student Essays. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook