28 April_Wed. - 28April_Wed AmericanLit Dickinson Nature

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28 April_Wed. American Lit . Dickinson Nature Individual vs. Est. Authority  (she challenges): the church…really God, gender roles in society,  the publisher (she stuck to her own punctuation),  love/death poems in which she explores  Journey  (inward): (The Outwer from the Inner _the 1 she emailed  us) Her poems: - Success is counted sweetest , by those who near succeed… -she may be saying, you don’t realize what you’ve got until its gone…having something  denied to you or losing it, that lets you truly appreciate what it is - God is distant stately lover…     (    John Aldin story…fell in love w/ the messenger…) Perscilla  preferred John Aldin, and choose him over her husband);   What if I like Jesus better than I like  God?  They’re the same aren’t they? I find Jesus a much more love of my soul, than God who is  this distant stately lover Much madness is the finest sense of the disterning eye:  Theme of Individual…as soon as you  step away from the majority, they’ll point fingers and call you crazy
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This note was uploaded on 08/29/2011 for the course AMERICAN L 101 taught by Professor Erinsledd during the Spring '10 term at SPSU.

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