“The Red Wheelbarrow” by William Carlos Williamsso much dependsupona red wheelbarrowglazed with rainwaterbeside the whitechickens
More About The PoemThe poem “The Red Wheelbarrow” the author decided to use little words and make the reader invision what the scene looked like. As you can see to the right, two people envisioned the wheelbarrow differently. Instead of describing the shame Williams describes the color of the wheelbarrow and its importance. In the sentence “so much depends upon” we can infer that to a farm and to the chickens in the picture, this wheelbarrow is necessary and has an important role.
How The Poem Relates to 20th Century AmericaThe time period of the 20th century had many ups and downs, and I believe this is reflected perfectly in the poem “The Red Wheelbarrow” by William Carlos Williams. Discrimination used to be common for many different race, woman and people alike. However, just like how the entire farm and chickens depend on the