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Lady of Shalott questions and hints/answers

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Department
English
Course
ENGL121
Professor
Alison Rukavina
Semester
Fall

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1 What does the mirror represent in the poem What does the destruction of the mirror symbolizemirroroutlook on the worldmirror shadows she gains insight and knowledge about the worldno longer takes things at face value2 Can you find colour symbolism in the poemwhite dresspurity what a woman was supposed to bethe woman lives in shadows Strapped in the grey words Imprisonedshe desires the colours of life when shadow goes into light it disappears 3 How does repetition especially of the rhymes Shalott Lancelot Camelot affect ones response to the poem In medieval poetry such identical sounds were called rich rhymes but later poets avoided them Why would Tennyson use them in this poemlike a nursery rhymeLadylady in the domestic sphereLancelot man in the public sphereWoman sees him in the mirro
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