Flames and dangling wire techniques change is the transformation and evaluation of an individual in response to various stimuli robert gray composes numerous poems, mainly concerning the focus topic changing perspective. Robert gray poetry (area of study - discovery) i have heaps of information to share, especially in relation to the all important 'techniques', so, if anyone responds to this thread, shows some interest and wants to contribute i will to. In an essay titled aboriginal writers in australia, published in tharunka, john b beston notes: of all the white poets, judith wright has the robert gray meatworks and old house essay - 413 words 8 aug 2010 have studied robert gray's poetry relies heavily on imagery and symbolism.
His poems meatworks and flames and dangling wire, both social commentaries, exemplify techniques he calls upon in order to reproduce the personas feelings, emotions and thoughts through powerful images. Prescribed poems of robert gray these are the prescribed poems you must know for your area of study hsc north coast town: late ferry: out beside the highway, first thing in the morning, its dangling wire - and i realize that somewhere the voices it recieved are still travelling. Robert gray is an australian poet whose work is closely linked with nature he grew up in the post ww11 era, and lives on the north coast the poems ‘the meatworks’, and ‘flames and dangling wire’, express how he feels about life, his experiences and his beliefs.
Flames and dangling wire single work poetry oxford university press, 1998 z461207 1998 anthology poetry (taught in 1 units) abstract a thorough survey of poetry by australians in english, beginning with a selection of contemporary work by younger poets, and going backward in time to the early colonial period in addition to poems in the. Help robert gray's poetry + distant lands does anyone know how to effectively link robert gray's poems (meatworks and flames and dangling wire) to tim winton's distant lands so far i've come up with: this is the only essay i've had trouble with and i don't know if i've analysed my ort enough to get to the a range so any help would be. Section i 15 marks attempt question 1 allow about 40 minutes for this section answer the question on pages 2–7 of the paper 1 writing booklet.
Join now log in home literature essays robert gray: poems discovery and reassessment in the poetry of robert gray in his poems meatworks and flames and dangling wires, gray's contextual personal practises of vegetarianism and connections to buddhism build his criticism of industrial slaughtering systems, reflecting the notion of all. In the poem “north coast town” written by robert gray, there are many concepts of journeys that are explored two main concepts of journeys that are explored throughout this poem is that the small town is becoming more like america “americanism” and also that the town is becoming more commercialized. Dangling wires and meatworks poetry essay through the medium of poetry, composers are able to powerfully convey ideas and express personal opinions of the world around them robert gray, an australian poet who is known for his effective use of visual imagery, clearly evokes ideas and express personal concerns of ‘global warming. User description: experiences of self-discovery have the ability to characterize and challenge one’s values and attitudes such discoveries are evident in robert gray’s poems ‘flames and dangling wire’ wherein through the persona’s traumatic experience of a ‘hellish wasteland’ they are provoked to speculate previously held attitudes towards and value placed on consumerism, and.
The poems flames and dangling wire and journey: the north coast, through an amalgamation of techniques, convey important environmental issues born and raised on the north coast of nsw, australia, this rural environment impacted greatly on gray's life and poetry, fostering his affinity with nature. Suggested texts of own choosing the road, cormac mccarthy othello, william shakespeare 1984, george orwell the last german slave girl (non-fiction) vernon god little (novel) dickens (various extracts) stanford prison experiment (website. This is very predominant in the poems meatworks and flames on dangling wire it can also be seen through the political song by, nickelback when we stand together 'flames and dangling wire' is a didactic poem in which robert gray warns the reader about the consequences of change.
Most of them worked around the slaughtering out the back, where concrete gutters crawled off heavily, and the hot, fertilizer-thick, sticky stench of blood. This process initiates newfound perspectives resulting in intellectual and introspective discoveries evident in robert gray’s poems flames and dangling wires and the meatworks further notions of the provocative nature of intellectual discoveries are conveyed in celia cole’s article overconsumption is costing us the earth and human happiness.
Some of the poems that gray wrote were north coast town , diptych , journey: the north coast , the meatworks , and flames and dangling wire , most of his poems expressed how he felt about life and what he had experienced throughout it and his be. Gray’s ‘flames and dangling wire’ (henceforth ‘flames’) is a series of images gleaned from the persona’s trip to the municipal dump, that place which is hidden beyond the city limits and which conceals the underpinnings of urban progress. Hi, i am currently in year 11 and studying robert gray's poetry as a prescribed text i was wondering if anyone else studying his poetry has any related material for them. Journeys essay with robert gray poetry and related material knowledge and return to his prior self at the conclusion of his journey these themes are explored in robert gray’s poems flame and dangling wire and arrivals and departures, dangling wires and meatworks poetry.