Certainly, she is not to be bullied into a relationship because a man or social convention more generally demands it. Behind this playfulness, however, is an intriguing study in the manipulation of power.
This therefore becomes an intriguing poem about what is not said, where the speaker skilfully withholds power and control. The text in this article is available under the Creative Commons License. Christina Rossetti: gender and power. Dr Simon Avery asks how Christina Rossetti's poetry sits within this context, looking at her representations of oppression, female identity, marriage and the play of power between men and women. Usage terms Public Domain. Notebook of Christina Rossetti two of six , 18 December June Extract from a manuscript copy of 'Maude Clare' by Christina Rossetti, copied into one of her notebooks, dated 8 December Susan Ashley Dean rated it it was amazing Jun 08, Lucrezia Gaion rated it liked it Nov 21, Anne Kat Alexander rated it liked it Oct 29, Alyssa rated it really liked it Nov 26, Michael Lloyd-Billington rated it liked it Mar 06, Mary rated it really liked it Apr 02, Karen Woolf added it Sep 09, Rebecca Findlay marked it as to-read Feb 07, Igraine added it Feb 11, Sarah marked it as to-read Mar 01, BookDB marked it as to-read Oct 02, D K added it Oct 13, Emily Kate marked it as to-read Mar 29, Dorian added it Jun 27, Ash marked it as to-read Aug 14, Heather Brown added it Aug 03, Andrew Armond added it Mar 10, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
About Diane D'Amico. Diane D'Amico. Melnyk, Julie. Analysis of the poem "Later Life" that demonstrates one way that Christianity enabled Rossetti to write poetry within and against the Romantic lyric and to find a more satisfying representation of the self. Palazzo, Lynda. Considers "Goblin Market" to be the work of a poet attempting to solve problems caused by the change from Romantic to Victorian values.
Parker, Emma. Argues that the themes of loss and longing in Rossetti's work relate less to love than to her ambitions and anxieties as a writer.
Rosenblum, Dolores. Gilbert and Susan Gubar, pp. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, Explores a "doubleness" of opposing themes in Rossetti's poetry, which the Rosenblum contends resulted from the restrictions of being a woman in Victorian England. Senior, Claire. Sickbert, Virginia. Smulders, Sharon. Argues that much of Rossetti's poetry from the s and s explores the question of women's place in society and literature. Wiesenthal, Christine.
Explores the indeterminacy and doubleness of Rossetti's poem "Reflection," which the critic says is a critique of gender ideology. Woolf, Virginia. An essay originally written in to commemorate the th anniversary of Rossetti's birth that offers a positive assessment of the poet's work. Additional coverage of Rossetti's life and career is contained in the following sources published by the Gale Group: Authors and Artists for Young Adults, Vol.
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