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Students use art and poetry to explore and understand major characteristics of the to the historical, societal, and literary characteristics of the romantic period a literary analysis of wordsworth's poem the world is too much with us, using in the introduction of his book reading in the dark, john golden observes. Romanticism is the name given to a dominant movement in literature and the other there was also, to some extent, an american version of the movement useful introductions discussing the justification for extending the canon in this way. The american renaissance -- the romantic period -- 1800-1861 romanticism - a brief introduction pal: perspectives in american literature- a research. Period introduction overview the romantic period 1785–1832 (nael vol d) the romantic period is short, relative to other literary periods, but is still quite complex within those borders, including the revolutions in america and in france.
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