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1

What are the main context points for Romantic poems?

Emotions over reason and logic.
Power of individuals.
Class conflict / divide.

2

What poems from the collection are Romantic?

London and Ozymandias.

3

What are the main context points for Victorian poetry?

Male and female relationships.
Gender inequality.
Patriarchal society.
Duty, loyalty, patriotism and sacrifice.
Class divide/class conflict.

4

What poems from the collection are Victorian?

My Last Duchess and Charge of the Light Brigade.

5

What are the main context points for modern poetry?

Internal conflict.
Struggle for identity.
Displacement.

6

What poems from the collection are modern?

Exposure, Storm on the Island, Bayonet Charge, Remains, Poppies, War Photographer, Tissue, The Emigree, Checking Out Me History and Kamikaze.