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British education and mental illness

Advantages: Complex points alluded to
Disadvantages: Can be depressing

Strange title? Well: We have been studying the poetry of Plath and Jennings ... both suffered from mental illness and both allude to this quite heavily in their poetry. What are our teachers doing? 3 months away from exams and we are forced to study t ...

Kram_Eniarrol 09.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Selected Poems - Sylvia Plath

Beautiful poems

Advantages: Genuinly touching poetry
Disadvantages: Bleak and a little obtuse

...read this as part of my English Lit A-Level and loved it. Plath is a truly great poet and her poetry is at times heart breaking. Selected Poems includes most of her best work like Ariel and Lady Lazarus as well as some other gems such as Winter Trees. ...

Telute 20.10.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Selected Poems - Sylvia Plath