Essays about: "William Blake"

Found 4 essays containing the words William Blake.

  1. 1. Innocence and Experience : Deconstructing Blake's “Two Contrary States of the Human Soul”

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Johanna Lundström; [2019]
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    Abstract : This essay analyzes poems and deconstructs binary oppositions in William Blake's Songs of Innocence and of Experience. By analyzing a number of poems, the essay exemplifies how Blake not only creates binary oppositions, but how he also deconstructs them. READ MORE

  2. 2. "For every thing that lives is Holy": Authenticity and Inclusion in William Blake's The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Alexis Lundblom; [2018]
    Keywords : William Blake; Authenticity; The Marriage of Heaven and Hell; Romanticism; Inclusion; Rousseau; Swedenborg; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This essay examines the concept of authenticity in relation to William Blake in general and specifically in The Marriage of Heaven and Hell (1790). The Romantic period idealised authenticity but focussed studies into Blake’s relationship with authenticity are relatively few. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Meeting of Childhood and Colonialism in William Blake’s Songs of Innocence and of Experience

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Fredrik Karlsson; [2018]
    Keywords : William Blake; Black; Childhood; Colonialism; Poetry; Social criticism; White; William Blake; Barndom; Kolonialism; Poesi; Social kritik; Svart; Vit;

    Abstract : In Songs of Innocence and of Experience William Blake contrasts childhood and adulthood. This essay relates this to another prominent social issue in the collection, colonialism. This essay aims at answering the question of what happens when the child is black rather than white. READ MORE

  4. 4. William Blake's The Chimney Sweeper : - A Stylistic and Allegorical Study

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Sektionen för lärarutbildning (LUT)

    Author : Katja Gummesson; [2011]
    Keywords : Stylistics; Foregrounding; Parallelism; Deviations; William Blake; Chimney Sweeper;

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