cv - simon armitage simon armitage was a prohibition officer for 6 years in the poem cv he describes a life of a man who struggles throughout his life this poem could be reflecting on people or incidents armitage faced white he was prohibition officer as it is common to work with lower class, struggling people with limited opportunity , drug dealers and etc armitage uses his working. A secondary school revision resource for gcse english literature about simon armitage's poem, give structure and language form and structure the poem is a direct address to the second. Essay on simon armitage's book of matches 1966 words | 8 pages simon armitage's book of matches explore armitage`s presentation of his relationship with his parents in the poems: mother, any distance and my father thought simon armitage`s two poems are from a collection called book of matches explore armitage`s presentation of his relationship with his parents in the poems: mother, any. Simon armitage simon robert armitage cbe (born 26 may 1963) is an english poet, playwright and novelist he is currently a professor of poetry at the university of sheffield. Simon armitage was born in marsden, west yorkshire in 1963 he studied geography at portsmouth and psychology at manchester university, qualifying as a social worker and working in the probation.
Five pounds fifty in change, exactly, a library card on its date of expiry a postcard stamped, unwritten, but franked, a pocket size diary slashed with a pencil from march twenty-fourth to the first of april. Activity wwws-coolcouk/gcse/english/poetry-of-simon-armitage/revise-it/about-his-person. 'about his person' is the expression police use when they go through the items found on a dead body however clever we may think we are, we can never work out exactly what happened nor can we really be sure about the man's character. West yorkshire born-and-bred, simon armitage is one of the country's best known and most popular poets and the youngest to have his work included in the national curriculum.
Explore log in create new account upload . A reading of one of his best poems everything about 'poem' by simon armitage is understated it opens with a casual 'and' ('and if it snowed'), as if merely a continuation of something already in progress. Poem and about this person by simon armitage poem analysis of john clare's first love topic: about his person analysis how about make it original.
- simon armitage has written about different kind of poverty in his poems this includes the poems to poverty and hither, gooseberry season, about his person i will write her more about simon armitager poems and his tequnies. Two of simon armitage's poems, 'poem' and 'about his person' are written about someone who has, for unspecified reasons, passed away or gone one is in the style of a eulogy and looks back on the life of its persona, presenting contrasting views of it. The shout simon armitage the shout simon armitage buy this track £089 more by this poet poem introduction at the junior school i went to we had a very. Comparative poem essay - about his person and cataract operation simon armitage was born on the 25th of may 1963, in the town huddersfield, west yorkshire armitage studied at manchester university. Simon armitage is undoubtedly the most popular and widely known poet of his 1960s-born generation, his work having been regularly anthologised and broadcast on radio and television, his readings and festival appearances always well-attended.
Traffic analysis 27-2-2017 10 of the best simon armitage poems everyone should the best a literary analysis of poem and about his person by simon armitage poems by simon armitage since his poem 500. Simon armitage cbe (born 26 may 1963) is an english poet, playwright, and novelist armitage was born in marsden, west yorkshire he first studied at colne valley high school, linthwaite, huddersfield and went on to study geography at portsmouth polytechnic. In order to protect his superiority as king, louis xiv strived to remain wise and gentle with the people thereby showing a likable leadership to his people saint-simon describes the opulence of the royal life. Home gcse english literature about his person about his person 00 / 5 hide show resource see all english literature resources » see all simon armitage.
Jaundiced reality: simon armitage interviewed alex macdonald , october 12th, 2014 09:51 recent poetry school digital poet in residence and selected poems editor alex macdonald speaks to one of the most recognisable names in british poetry, simon armitage, about the undercurrent of violence in his work, the perils of being a northern poet and. Simon armitage presents a lot of magnificent poems but my personal favorite is about his person armitage is able to use different diction to discretely describe the corpse and imply his characteristics and background with the insightful literary features. And these are the reasons why simon writes poetry 'about his person' is a fine example of his wily, poetic techniques simon armitage is a polarizing poet. Armitage weighs-up an average man's life in this poem but in the end, the poet avoids making a final judgement it's not him but the man's peers, the anonymous 'they' who judge by his actions and decide he was neither to be praised nor condemned.
Gooseberry season by simon armitage this essay is about the poem which is called gooseberry season and it's by simon armitage i will be looking at the character of father in the poem and look at the different techniques that are used to describe the behaviour of the father. Simon armitage home contact literary agent dga (david godwin associates) 55, monmouth street london wc2h 9dg 0207 240 9992 email readings and bookings the.