Band 5 Module C – Ruse 2009

Birthday Letters – Ted Hughes Representations of people, ideas and events in various texts unveil the ephemeral nature of perspectives shaped by its reception. The subjectivity of human nature ensures that conflicting perspectives arise from such texts as “The Minotaur” and “Red” from Ted Hughes’ anthology Birthday Letters, the film American Beauty directed by Sam … Continue reading Band 5 Module C – Ruse 2009

Module C Hughes Transformed into an Feature Article – Band 5+

I arrived in London feeling eager, yet slightly nervous at the thought of meeting one of England’s most controversial poets of all time. Hailed by critics and condemned by feminists alike, Ted Hughes was without contention, a mastermind of words. His new poetry collection Birthday Letters has been the subject of much debate. To a … Continue reading Module C Hughes Transformed into an Feature Article – Band 5+