The poem revolves around the life of the photographer as he juggles between his two personas as he try to develop his photos and reminisce about the war torn countries, all the innocent people and the horrific and gory things he has witnessed.As the poem progresses and the pictures begin to develop the memories of pain and suffering from his past starts to unravel and becomes clearer and clearer.Choose two poems of this kind and show how the poets used individual situations to illustrate the impact of war.
There is so little one man can do when thousands of people are united for war....
[tags: Iraq War, 2003 invasion of Iraq, Iraq] - The 21st Century appears to be headed towards a future of vast corruption and exploitation as a result of the often inhumane and uncivilised individuals who, over the years have become desensitized to poverty, war, consumerism, racism, mental illnesses and political corruption.
Rossetti found it necessary to portray death as a spiritual place rather than a physical state of decomposition so that she can finally escape to a place of silence to avoid all the darkness in her life....
[tags: grief, battlefield, memories] - Carol Ann Duffy's Stealing and War Photographer In the poems "Stealing" and "War Photographer", Duffy presents two very different characters, a thief and a war photographer.
'War Photographer' and 'Stealing' by Carol Ann Duffy are both poems about outsiders.
Duffy (in this selection) which is written in the third person. The surface subject of the poem is the war photographer of the title but at a deeper level the poem explores the difference between "Rural England" and places where wars are fought (Northern Ireland, the Lebanon and Cambodia), between the comfort or indifference of the newspaper editor and its readers and the suffering of the people in the photographs.... Duffy Poetry Poems Essays] - Duffy's Feelings in War Photographer and Stealing Explain how Carol Ann Duffy conveys her feelings towards the subjects of the two poems War Photographer and Stealing.The war photographer has returned to his quite home in England from his latest job.He develops the spools of film, he took in the frontline.[tags: Poetry Analysis, Compare/Contrast] - War Photographer The broad description of this poem would be about a photographer, taking pictures of scenes in the war.Judging from the language and phrases used , the pictures are not particularly nice ones.The variations of death in the three poems create a diverse image of death, which some people can relate to through the different situations of loss.“Remember” by Christina Rossetti fashions an image of death because the speaker wanted her husband to remember all the memories they had shared during her life.I believe that he must have inspired her to write this laudable poem....[tags: Carol Ann Duffy War Photographer Stealing Essays] - “Feeling sorry for her”.The poem uses this to instil emotions such as sympathy and compassion but also to make people feel appalled by the war....[tags: Horrors of War] - ‘’War Photographer’’ is a thought-provoking and mind gripping poem by Carol Ann Duffy.