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A Short Analysis of W. H. Auden's 'September 1, 1939'

‘September 1, 1939’ is one of W. H. Auden’s most famous poems, although Auden (1907-73) later disowned the poem and banned it from appearing in collected editions of his work. 650 more words


Postcard From Hardwick: September 1

After an intense week of work and family — of wondering where is this heading? — my daughter locks her keys in her car and texts me. 180 more words


SEPTEMBER 1, 1939 - W.H. Auden

Feeling down today, feeling down about the utter futility of the busy society all around the nation … maybe David Warren is right“Would it be in gentle reader’s best interest to be dead? 735 more words

Pen As Sword - Social Commentary