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Department
English
Course
ENGL121
Professor
Alison Rukavina
Semester
Fall

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Lord Byron the most famous Romantic poetbelieved in freedomfought for peoples freedombrilliant poetbelieved in poetrybelieved that he was better than otherDon Juan 16 Cantos was very popularAt this time books were extremely expensiveWhy did they want to read his writinghe was a brilliant writerDon Juanand epic xand a satirea cult of personality developed around himpeople were interested in both his poetry and his lifeHis scandals were on the news sheetsStories about him would spread through the citiesByron was a part of the aristocracy Gossiped about at the highest circlesScandalsByron was born with a club foot Considered to be one of the most handsome men born in his eraBelieved to be bisexualHad many affairs eg with Lady Caroline Lambleast scandalous of all of these Many people
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