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Copy of Emily Bronte
Transcript of Copy of Emily Bronte
In February of 1842, Both
Charlotte and Emily left
Haworth for Pensionnet
Heger at Brussels
November 1842: Emily and Charlotte return home to Haworth.
September 1845: Charlotte found some poems that Emily has been writing. She beged her sister to publish them. The book is finally published in May of 1846 under the title of "Poems by Currer Ellis and Acton Bell"
This is also the time that Emily is working on Wuthering Heights. She was only 28 years old.
In July of 1846, Wuthering Heights is accepted by the publisher Thomas Cautley. Wuthering Heights is published in December of that year.
By November 1837, Emily's health was getting to be poor. Charlotte wrote some updates on her sister, which included that she was having difficult time breathing and pains in her chest.
On December 19th, 1848 Emily died. She was laid to rest on the 22nd, in a family vault in a church in Haworth.
Emily was born on July 30th, 1818 in Thornton, Yorkshire to Maria Branwell and Patrick Bronte.
Emily had a brother, Branwell, and four sisters, Maria, Elizabeth, Charlotte, and Anne.
In 1821, Her mother died of cancer.
Emily and her sisters all attended Clergy Daughter's School at Cowan Bridge in 1824. While there she had to face the cold and lack of food.
Her sisters, Maria and Elizabeth, died of tuberculosis in 1825.
During their childhood, they often would write stories to entertain themselves.
In 1835, Emily enrolled at the school where Charlotte was teaching. She soon returned home after falling ill.
"Hope" by Emily Bronte
Emily's greatest accomplishment was the book Wuthering heights, this was the only novel she ever wrote, but she was able to speak her own mind.
Even though it was published 150 years ago, it is still a widely-read book and studied in many schools today,
Emily began working on
Wuthering Heights in 1845 at
the urging of her sister
First published in 1847 as the first two parts to a three volume novel, with Anne's Agnes Gray as the third, under the pseudonym of Ellis Bell. It met mixed reviews, but later became a literary classic. Charlotte edited and published it posthumously as a single novel under Emily's true name in 1850.
summary of the poem;
''The prisoner'' was originally written to be included in the Gondal saga. Bronte creates a heroine out of the prisoner; though she suffers, she has and will fully overcome her prison with the help of a divine power.Though death god will release the prisoner from her confines and justify her wrongful imprisonment.''The prisoner a fragment'' is both about imprisonment and hope. The prisoner suffered great losses unjustly but her soul will be rewarded in heaven.Bronte uses the young man and the jailer to depict all those that had played a part in her captivity and thus the young man will suffer in the future with his realization that man's will always secede to god's
what can we learn from Emily Bronte
Her entire life and work teaches us about how one's voice can help us see the world as it is and how it is also capable of change,
even though she was extremely ill with tuberculosis,she Refused to give in to it and continued to live life as she wanted to.
She was a courageous and strong person until she took her last breath,
Emily's life and death of courage is a lasting example to us all.
Hope as she uses it here is a metaphor for hope, the poet is lamenting that through her life hope was no friend,only a false promise and one that never materialized and even in the end, left as she was dying.
Victorian poetry is characterized by poets dilemma of being fixated between optimism and pessimism the poetry has a utilitarian view and does not glorify nature like the romantics
the characteristics of the romantic poetry is that it emphasizes feeling,intuition and imagination to a point of rationalization,individualism freedom.
in this poem she described the beauty of sleep, it also described how she is depressed by the sun and wished for the new day to be over,as the sun goes down and the stars go up she closes her eyes and she has peace..even though the birds sang and the flies buzzed.
sympathy is a poem which tells about how Emily feels sad because she lost her beloved one,she keeps trying to move on,she shows how strong she is,despite feeling sad she keeps going on her journey with happiness,and feel no broken-hearted again