Kubla Khan Questions and Answers

Kubla Khan

This is an excellent question to think about in relation to this poem. Of course, as I am sure you are no doubt aware, the vision that this poem was trying to recapture or recreate was a dream that...

Latest answer posted December 23, 2010 7:26 pm UTC

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Kubla Khan

This is a rather interesting question to consider. I would begin answering it by focusing on the intense way in which Coleridge presents us with a poem that emerges from his imagination and feeling...

Latest answer posted September 8, 2011 7:20 pm UTC

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The first, italicized words after the title of Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s poem “Kubla Khan” call attention to the fragmentary status of that work: “Or, a vision in a dream. A Fragment.”This...

Latest answer posted December 9, 2014 10:44 pm UTC

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Kubla Khan

"Kubla Khan" is an unfinished narrative poem by Samuel Coleridge. Its said that the poem came to him in a vision, but that he was unable to finish it before the vision vanished. Its based...

Latest answer posted December 8, 2008 10:36 pm UTC

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I would suggest that the concept of the dream or subjective vision is something that lies at the heart of the Coleridge poem. This is the primary representation of Romanticism. The idea of a...

Latest answer posted February 23, 2012 6:29 pm UTC

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Because couplets are shorter than quatrains or longer stanzas, they add to the movement of the poem. The read quickly, especially when rhymed. They are easy to read when rhymed and are...

Latest answer posted April 1, 2008 9:39 am UTC

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