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05.05 Analyzing 20th Century Poetry
Fog by Carl Sandburg The fog comes on little cat feet. It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves on.
Influences from the 20 th century on “Fog” Carl Sandburg published “Fog” in a collection of poems. The poem got influenced by Japanese haikus because of its short lines and stanzas. You can see that its related to the influx industry that was in Chicago on the 20 th century, there was a part that said “Over harbor and city” to help the reader really picture it. In the 20 th century there was also the imagism movement which had influence over “Fog”.
The Red Wheelbarrow by William Carlos Williams so much depends upon a red wheel barrow glazed with rain water beside the white chickens.
Influences from the 20 th century on “The Red Wheelbarrow” The poem “The Red Wheelbarrow” is known to be one of the best examples of a

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