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Emily Dickinson
This paper discusses the importance of science as a foundation for Emily Dickinson's work.
# 96813 | 1,952 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Jul 16, 2007 in Literature (American) , Literature (Poetry)

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The paper examines how Emily Dickinson obtained and used her knowledge to create her literary masterpieces. The paper explains how Dickinson experienced a rich education that exposed her to a tremendous knowledge base and understanding of sciences. The paper shows how this understanding allowed Dickinson to fashion literary dialogs about her perspectives on her personal life and the world at large.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • White, Fred D. "'Sweet skepticism of the heart': Science in the poetry of EmilyDickinson." College Literature Vol. 19. Issue 1 (Feb. 1992): p121, 8p.
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