Modern Poetry Assignment #2

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening by Robert Frost: Explication   Throughout the Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Frost describes a brief moment in a journey home, and captures his mind state in that small instance. The speaker…

Civil Rights Timeline

July 26, 1948: President Harry S. Truman signed the Executive Order that desegregated the United States Military. May 17, 1954: Brown vs. Board of Education ruled that Separate schools based on race were inherently unequal and thus unconstitutional. August 28,…

T.S Eliot, The Hollow Men

The Hollow Men, by T.S. Eliot wrestles with themes such as emptiness, the after-life, and human existence, in a pessimistic view that can be seen throughout modernism. Even before the poem really starts there is an epigraph that says “A…