She Walks in Beauty Questions and Answers
by Lord George Gordon Byron

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A negative feminist critique for Lord Byron's "She Walks in Beauty." Please be detailed as possible.

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Lord Byron’s “She Walks in Beauty” is a poem that extols the inner and outer beauty of its unnamed female subject. While this sort of poem was fairly common in the past, we don’t see too much of its kind anymore. This is probably due to shifting attitudes about gender issues and the role of women in society.

One tenet of feminism is that women should be looked at as people in the same way men are, and not as objects—especially not as objects of sexual desire. While...

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