Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters

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How are Masters' viewpoints of life and its lessons evident in his writing? How Edgar Lee Master brings all this together in his writing of poems ( Realted In the above question).

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Masters' Spoon River Anthology, a collection of poems written from the dead's point of view, illustrates the poet's worldview.

1. Almost all of the "epitaphs" in Spoon River demonstrate Masters' belief that one event can define a person's entire life. In "Butch Weldy ," Butch was a working man trying to go about his life "morally" when he was blinded in a work-related incident caused by another's negligence. The poem's ending implies that injustice...

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