Daddy - Sylvia Plath (pt. 1)   I remember my English teacher reading this to us and suddenly understanding what it meant to be struck dumb by shock and awe.

Plath’s “Daddy”

Daddy - Sylvia Plath (pt. 1) I remember my English teacher reading this to us and suddenly understanding what it meant to be struck dumb by shock and awe.

Daddy - Sylvia Plath (pt. 3)  *** my favorite poem by her*

Plath’s “Daddy”

Daddy - Sylvia Plath (pt. 3) *** my favorite poem by her*

Historical Event: At the age of eight, Plath's father died due to his late diagnosis of diabetes. The death if her father is reflected in her works, most prevalent throughout "The Beekeeper's Daughter," "Daddy," and "Colossus." Plath did not attend the funeral, she visited the grave 19 years after his death. (https://letterpile.com/writing/Sylvia-Plath-Her-Life-and-Importance-to-American-LIterature-and-History)

Listen: Sylvia Plath Reads “Daddy”

Historical Event: At the age of eight, Plath's father died due to his late diagnosis of diabetes. The death if her father is reflected in her works, most prevalent throughout "The Beekeeper's Daughter," "Daddy," and "Colossus." Plath did not attend the funeral, she visited the grave 19 years after his death. (https://letterpile.com/writing/Sylvia-Plath-Her-Life-and-Importance-to-American-LIterature-and-History)

Sylvia Plath in Paris, 1956 (Gordon Lameyer). The doomed American poetess was probably on her honeymoon, and looked happy enough.

Sylvia Plath in Paris, 1956 (Gordon Lameyer). The doomed American poetess was probably on her honeymoon, and looked happy enough.

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