Anne Bradstreet Ap Prompt

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In the author to her book Anne Bradstreet presents a poem that express how she felt when one of her poems was published .. The complete poem is an extended metaphor of an ugly child she created using the human characteristic of motherhood as part of the conceit.. Her choice of metaphor was influenced by her status as a women cause they didn't have access to advanced education as men for the reason of their gender. She uses the whole poem to deceive to people that her poetry isn't made for their view, that's why she says its “ ill form-d”:1 as an excuse that her poems are not perfect as the other ones who are meant to be published.. she expresses that her poetry is in ugly shape and is not qualified for people to read but in reality her

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