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1

Name the 2 Cavalier (carpe diem, King Charles I court) poets

- Wilmot
- Lovelace

2

Name the 2 Classical Renaissance Poets ( courtly💗 idealised 💗 Petrarchan form 14 lines)

- Shakespeare
- Wyatt

3

Name the two Metaphysical Poets (sex, conceits, lawyers, oxbridge)

- John Donne
- Marvell

4

Name the 4 Romantics poets

(libertines, rejected enlightenment + religion promoted emotions, nature, beauty)

- Blake
- Byron 'mad, bad and dangerous to know'
- Burns
- Keats

5

Name the 2 Victorian poets

Gender spheres, domesticity, strict

- Christina Rossetti
- Hardy

6

Name the Decadent poet

- Debauched, frivolous, alcoholism, French, reject Victorian strict, TB, 11 yr old

Ernest Dowson

7

3 strong poems for Idealised love/ romantic

Sonnet 116
She walks in beauty
Ae fond kiss

8

2 strong poems for obsession/possession

Who so list
Absent from thee

9

2 poems for marital love

Sonnet 116
The flea

10

2 poems for negative love

Dowson
La belle dame

11

Sexual love 2 poems

The flea
The scrutiny

12

A03 Dowson (resembles 1920s decadence of 'madder music')

Decadent
11 year old Adelaide
Died from TB 'pale lost lilies' innocent
Unforgettable obsession, italics, repetition, refrain

13

A03 sonnet 116

Part of a collection on love and time to a young man
Natural metaphors
Read at weddings
Celestial 'star cross'd'

14

Ao3 who so list

Mythology - Deer special, Goddess Diana of hunting and virginity accompanied, perhaps chasing her chaste
Anne hung and wyatt imprisoned in Tower of London for alleged affair
Henry Viii - tom

15

- Petrarchan 14 lines
- humanism
- mythology
-lyrical quality
-great chain of being/ divine order

Classical renaissance

16

- male audience, objectifies, crude
- King Charles I court
- debauched, libertine, carpe diem, virtuous
Which?

Cavalier

17

- rejects Age of Enlightenment, science, religion (atheists)
- promotes emotion and beauty, nature
- rejects strict social norm

The Romantics

18

Oxbridge
Lawyers
Conceits - extended metaphors
Used poetry as 'Sexual coercion' (flea)
Intellect

Metaphysical poets