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    Edgar Allan Poe was born on January 19, 1809 in Boston Massachusetts. Poe's parents were, Elizabeth Arnold Hopkins Poe and David Poe. they both were working actors.His childhood was very troubled. Poe’s dad left his family, and his mom died later. Poe was sent to a foster family. He was adopted by John Allan and Frances Allan. Poe went West Point army school. He then realized it wasn't for him, and got himself kicked out. Poe was very close with his stepmom, Frances, but she soon died of an illness. John Allan got married again. Poe’s new step mother did not like him, and told him to leave. In 1835, Poe married his 13 year old cousin Virginia Eliza Clemm. In 1847, Virginia died. Poe became very depressed started drinking. Poe’s success…

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    How did Edgar Allan Poe’s life influence his poems Edgar Allan Poe had a very depressing life which is believed to have heavy influence on his writing. Many people say that because of the hard, sad, and depressing life that Poe experienced is the reason why his writing’s are very dark, mysterious, and emotional. Edgar Allan Poe was born on January 19, 1809 in Boston Massachusetts. Poe had a very hard life, he grew up with no parents and he never really had a place to call home. Edgar didn’t…

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    As Edgar Allan Poe states in one of his many great poems, “deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before” (Brainy Quotes). This quotes not only tells you of the depth in all of Poe’s poems, but also of his great mind capacity. Poe has made many great contributions to literature over time, and even though he died more than a century ago, his works still influence the mind of many great writers today.…

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    Edgar Allan Poe Biography

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    Introduction: Edgar Allan Poe was an American writer, poet, critic, and editor that had many famous poems like The Raven, The Cask of Amontillado, and The Tell Tale Tell Heart. He is best known for his poems and his short stories, mostly the tales of mysteries and the macabre. Edgar Allan Poe was born in Boston on January 19, 1809 and died on October 7, 1849. He was the first well known American writer to try to earn a living with writing alone which is normally very difficult. It resulted…

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    reason, plan, solve problems, think abstractly, comprehend complex ideas, learn quickly and learn from experience. It is not merely book learning, a narrow academic skill, or test-taking smarts. Rather it reflects a broader and deeper capability for comprehending our surroundings—“catching on,” “making sense” of things, or “figuring out” what to do” (Nisbett, et al., 2012). Considering that Eliza was a manmade product, an assumption can be made that all of the properties of language is embedded…

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    some may find unorthodox or even taboo. Nevertheless, when Theodore and ex-wife Catherine meet to sign the divorce papers, she felt aggravated needed to say that he cannot “handle real emotions… you always wanted a wife without the challenges, of actually dealing with anything real”. In relates to the ELIZA effect. The ELIZA effect was a program where you say anything like a question and it would rephrase what your first response was which was made by Joseph Weizenbaum (p23). In addition, when…

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    love of gambling. Assuming that his expenses would be paid, Poe continued to loan and gamble himself into over two thousand dollars of debt. When John Allan heard of this, he traveled to Poe's college to see for himself. He was disgusted at the amount of money Edgar owed. Allan only paid off what debts he deemed important, all others he refused to pay. John also told of Edgar's actions to Sarah Elmira Royster's father. Sarah and Edgar fell in love before he left for college and were…

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    The Fall of the House of Usher is a story written by the American author Edgar Allan Poe. Edgar Allan Poe as many of us know was a famous author because all his stories and poems were written in a sense of terror or mystery and that's what caught the attention of many people. As many of us know Edgar Allan Poe wrote his stories in a sense of terror and mystery and "The Fall of the House of Usher" was not an exception. This story also contains romanticism due to the age it was written, at first…

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    Melivia Mujica February 22, 2018 Prof. Ms. Haight English 1302 The comparison of the Raven and Ode to Nightingale “The Raven” and “Ode to a Nightingale” both use birds as central symbols/images. To give the reader a better picture of the what is happening and giving a central ADD MORE ..... In the poem “ The Raven” by Edgar Allen Poe the character goes through this emotional ride of missing and not knowing if his deceased lover was in a heaven. The raven is a symbol of his depression haunting…

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    author, Edgar Allan Poe is known for his famous works like The Raven, A Tell-Tale Heart, The Fall of the House of Usher, Annabel Lee, and The Cask Amontillado. Some of these stories and poems style could have been influenced by Poe’s past. Before Poe even turned three both of his parents, two professional actors, died. From there he was taken in by Frances and John Allan in Richmond, Virginia. Thenceforth, he was sent to the best boarding schools and later to the University of Virginia. There he…

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