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Essay | John Donne

This student essay consists of approximately 2 pages of analysis of John Donne.
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John Donne

Summary: Brief essay concerning the life of John Donne and his poetic works.
John Donne lived a life filled with love, pain, and above all; his words. Donne was one of the first to use his words to express feelings toward life, love, and questions. Donne was also a priest, although he was more noted for his outstanding poetry. Since Donne was one of the first men to change his writing style to allow the reader to see a new perspective by using paradoxes, subtle arguments, inventive syntax, and imagery from art, philosophy, and religion by using conceit, a type of metaphor. Yet Donne was not the only man in this group, later named the Metaphysical Poets or Intellectual poets, by Samuel Johnson, a philosopher.

Through John Donne's life is poetry was based on what he knew, and experiences that had effected his life; one of the main things that separated his work from other poets at the time. While other...

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This section contains 431 words
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