Essay Topic 1
Examine Pablo Neruda's shift from romantic love poetry to poetry that is centered on death and politics. Consider the way he changes poetic devices and techniques.
Essay Topic 2
How does the poet explore the idea of man vs. nature? What message about the natural world does this collection of poems reveal?
Essay Topic 3
Analyze the role of women in Pablo Neruda's poetry. Consider the different categories of women he explores.
Essay Topic 4
How does Pablo Neruda use description to convey tone in his poetry?
Essay Topic 5
Analyze the theme of communism in Pablo Neruda's poetry. Keep in mind the historical periods in which he lived.
Essay Topic 6
Compare and contrast two poems about water.
Essay Topic 7
How does the poet use symbolism in this collection? Consider the use of water, rocks, and earth as symbols.
Essay Topic 8
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