Rupi Kaur Writing Styles in Milk and Honey

Rupi Kaur
This Study Guide consists of approximately 57 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Milk and Honey.
This section contains 1,206 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Milk and Honey Study Guide

Point of View

There are several important points to note in relation to the various aspects of point of view in the collection. The first has to do with voice. The collection’s first three parts each contain several poems in which the point of view is that of a first person speaker, or narrator. While the remainder lack the pronoun type (“i / me / we / our”) to specifically identify a first person perspective, there is the clear sense that even without that language, the voice of those poems can be connected to that of the speaker of the first-person poems.

A second, and related, point has to do with the more specific identity of the speaker. In the book’s first three parts, that identity can generally be defined, in broad terms, as female; as a survivor of childhood sexual interference; and as someone struggling to shape a...

(read more)

This section contains 1,206 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Milk and Honey Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Milk and Honey from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook