Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Education, Management and Social Science

Analysis of Allen Poe’s Death Theme in His Short Stories

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Xiaobin Lin
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Xiaobin Lin
Available Online August 2014.
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https://doi.org/10.2991/icemss-14.2014.50How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Allen Poe, Death theme, Analysis of reasons
Abstract
Edgar Allen Poe is a famous American author of the 19th century. From his first short story Metzengerstein in 1832 to his death in 1849, he had written over 60 short stories, of which death is his constant focus. This paper, by studying his short stories comprehensively, explores the expression and reasons of death in his works. Death theme in the stories is the object of study, so this paper will study his short stories as a whole.
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Proceedings
2nd International Conference on Education, Management and Social Science (ICEMSS 2014)
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
August 2014
ISBN
978-94-62520-30-1
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icemss-14.2014.50How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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