During the years 18701873, Dr. Weaver exhumed, boxed and shipped 3,320 sets
of remains of Confederate soldiers from Gettysburg to the South.
In 1872 Dr. Weaver commenced the exhuming, boxing and shipping of the
remaining Confederate dead to Hollywood Ceme
1 Our brains ache, in the merciless iced east winds that knife us .
2 Wearied we keep awake because the night is silent .
3 Low drooping flares confuse our memory of the salient .
4 Worried by silence, sentries whisper, curious, nervous,
5 But no
I am banished from the patient men who fight. They smote my heart to pity,
built my pride.
Shoulder to aching shoulder, side by side, They trudged away from lifes
broad wealds of light.
Their wrongs were mine; and ever in my sight. They went ar
depictions of nature
references to God, Christ
world moving from light to darkness, end of civilization at hand>sense of ominous gloom
prewar lost golden age
how does author use style/form to support/convey content
how is enemy portrayed
Repression of War Experience
NOW light the candles one two theres a moth
What silly beggars they are to blunder in
And scorch their wings with glory, liquid flame
No, no, not that,its bad to think of war,
When thoughts youve gagged all day come back to sc
Apologia pro Poemate Meo
I, too, saw God through mud
The mud that cracked on cheeks when wretches smiled. War
brought more glory to their eyes than blood, And gave their
laughs more glee than shakes a child. Merry it was to laugh
1. state formation
institutionalization of political power disconnection between state and society
state institutions did not originate from own society but rather grew out of europe 2. state failures
corruption primary incub
Belated abrupt recall (86)
when incidents involving racism were abrubtly recalled, they were typically described not as
unusual occurrences but as so routine and ordinary that their specificity was forgotten temporarily
Narratives of racism (87)
institutionalization more important than modernization modernization can undermine, threaten
bad if too rapid, if outpaces institutionalization
expanding mobilization without creating oppo
Break of Day in the Trenches
The darkness crumbles away
It is the same old druid Time as ever,
Only a live thing leaps my hand,
A queer sardonic rat,
As I pull the parapet's poppy
To stick behind my ear.
Droll rat, they would shoot you if they knew