Analysis of characters in 'hitcher' and 'education for leisure' essay - simon armitage and duffy both bring their characters to life in ‘hitcher ‘and’ education for leisure’ by using many poetic devices and language techniques these portray the characters in many different ways. Worksheet for poetry by duffy, carol ann and armitage, simon (old neab exam board) this resource includes the poems stealing, salome, havisham, education for leisure and my father thought it , november, kid and hitcher as well as a glossary of poetical devises and techniques. Comparison of stealing and hitcher in this essay, i will be comparing two poems stealing, by carol ann duffy and hitcher, by simon armitage i will be using several categories in which to structure my comparison, which include style of language and structure.
Can anyone give me websites which have the poems- 1)hitcher by simon armitage 2)stealing by carol anne duffy more questions compare the way armitage and duffy present nasty behaviour in hitcher and education for leisure simon armitage: hitcher answer questions. Stealing and hitcher by cathy duffy andsimon armitage theme was deepened by the poet’s treatment” stealing is one of the many carol ann duffy poems in which the themes of isolation and loneliness are explored.
Violence and conscience in the poetry of carol ann duffy and simon armitage © 2002 wwwteachitcouk 2 week one – comparison of ‘stealing’ and ‘hitcher. In hitcher, simon armitage writes about a deviant or disturbed character compare hitcher with one poem by duffy and two pre-1914 poems that present deviant or disturbed personalities the character whose voice we hear in 'stealing' is not as disturbed as the speaker in 'hitcher.
A) compare the ways duffy and armitage present anti-social behaviour in 'stealing' and 'hitcher' b) compare the ways in which the attitudes of the speaker are presented in two poems from the pre-1914 poetry bank. Hitcher, education for leisure, my last duchess, and the lab hitcher by simon armitage, education for leisure by carol anne duffy, my last duchess and the lab by robert browning are all poems that deal with violence or the prospect of violence. - comparison of stealing and hitcher in this essay, i will be comparing two poems stealing, by carol ann duffy and hitcher, by simon armitage i will be using several categories in which to structure my comparison, which include style of language and structure.
Carol ann duffy is a wonderful poet who likes to use simplistic language in her poems she was raised in glasgow, in a deprived area called gorbals this informs the poem, stealing, as there is a strong chance she would have known people much like the character she has createdunlike the poem’s protagonist, duffy isn’t known for her apathy having risen to become the united kingdom’s poet.
Crime and criminals i am going to compare the following four poems they are 'hitcher', by simon armitage, 'stealing', by carol ann duffy, also 'tichbornes elegy' and 'the lab' from the pre-1914 collection.
A) compare the ways carol ann duffy and simon armitage try to make you feel disturbed in ‘stealing’ and ‘hitcher’ compare: what you think could be disturbing in the poems and how the poets make you feel disturbed by the ways they write.