How Does Plath’s Poem Daddy Express About the Poet’s Psychological Response to the Conditions of Living in Her Patriarchal Society?
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- Confessional Poetry; Patriarchal Society; Psychological Response; Imagery
Being a postmodernist poetess, Sylvia Plath devotes a big part of her poetry to representing the dilemmatic condition the modern women are confronted when facing the patriarchal values and the awareness of the voices of their own existence, identity as well as self-value. This paper embarks on probing Sylvia Plath’s Confessional Poetic way in presenting postmodernist women’s psychological experiences in articulating their own innermost sufferings, struggles, as well as their awareness for self-values and social status in the postmodernist world by exemplifying Sylvia Plath’s well-designed and chosen imageries in her poems, Daddy.
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TY - CONF AU - Mingli Zhang PY - 2021 DA - 2021/11/29 TI - How Does Plath’s Poem Daddy Express About the Poet’s Psychological Response to the Conditions of Living in Her Patriarchal Society? BT - Proceedings of the 2021 3rd International Conference on Literature, Art and Human Development (ICLAHD 2021) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 250 EP - 255 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.211120.046 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.211120.046 ID - Zhang2021 ER -