Major British Writers
Major British Writers ENG 251
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Date Created: 10/15/15
Essay on Criticism Thursday January 15 2009 136 PM 6 N Poem is both satire and Mock Epic Satire Literary mode of literature making fun of human weakness by exaggerating them someone to get them to improve and entertainment by laughter Mock epic poem takes the forms of the epic muse beginning in the middle of things great battles but makes fun of an event by making it seem more important than it is Treats it large to make people notice its smallness The World of the aristocrats a Were detached from the problems of the rest of world live in a bubble b Sense of maybe being attracted to this world of aristocrats top of pg 1218 to L140 Faults of the Aristocrats a Pettiness b Giving way to lust c Belinda wins the game of cards acts as a challenge to the baron redeems his pride d Criticizes PRIDE e Value of Beauty fades over time f To much concern with the material and not the inmaterial Order of Chaos FALL a Consequences no longer perfect world no longer they have to labor quotnakedquot Women a Parallel between Eve tempting Adam and Belinda tempting the Barron b Women39s power of beauty is greater than the power of man39s wit Associates men with intellect and Women with physical beauty Origin of spirits a Souls of womens b 4 kind of spirits each kind come from a different kind of women a No positive category b Criticize women who are to proud to marry see themselves as to good and deny men with their offers of marriage Pg 2528 127130 a Exampe of what pope can do with couplet Criticism of Man Justify explaining the reason behind the bad Vindicate saying it was good as a whole Problem of evil Why God lets bad things happen a MiltonquotParadise lostquot God had to allow freedom of will b Pope Man can39t understand God39s purpose but bad things happen for a reason Everything works out for the best Founded on faith in a just God Great Chain of Being a Pg2546 Ln247 Tone Author seems to feel about subject andor audience Man is in a difficult position in the world because Man is caught between supernatural and material world Reasoning creature but reasoning will be flawed Sympathetic Essay on Criticism Should poetry be natural or artificial based on rules purposed by the ancient Greeks