Thoughts on Thomas Hardy Poems?

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Thoughts on Thomas Hardy Poems?

Post by MsLisa » 19 Sep 2018, 15:40

Is he a realist or a pessimist? Are his poems boring or engaging? Are they too easily dissected or do you enjoy the simplicity of them?

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Post by Bookmermaid » 21 Sep 2018, 15:14

Hardy will be perceived as boring to the typical contemporary youth as his style of writing carries a very stable and slow rhythm and his themes are socio/religious ones dealing with ordinary features of life conducted by ordinary rather than extraordinary men.

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