Essay On Sylvia Plath

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Sylvia Plath who is hailed as one of the most renowned and influential poets commit suicide on Monday, February 11, 1963. Many theories arose as this atrocious deed shook the public in multiple ways.
Poet Sylvia Plath was born on October 27, 1932, in Boston, Massachusetts. She is a daughter to Otto Plath and Aurelia Plath, and an older sister to Warren Plath, who is three years younger than Sylvia.
Aurelia Plath was an adviser at Boston University's College of Practical Arts and Letters. The relationship between Aurelia and her daughter, Sylvia Plath, was ambiguous and problematic which can be observed when scrutinized Sylvia’s work.
Otto Emil Plath was a German American author, who specialized in biology and was an instructor Boston University. Otto had also studied bees extensively. When the death of her father was disclosed to innocent eight year old Sylvia, she proclaimed "I'll never speak to God again." In an interview, Sylvia said, “When my father passed away, I felt very betrayed because I looked up to him."
Plath had an affection towards writing and began writing at an early age. She published her first poem when she was just eight years old and had her first official poem published at the age of eighteen. Sylvia has achieved many accomplishments, one of being that she was elected as guest editor of ‘Mademoiselle’ at the age of twenty. Due to stress related complications, at the age of 23 Sylvia Plath unsuccessfully attempted to commit suicide. According to some

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