Comparison of the Poem "Love on the Farm" and the Novel Lady Chatterley's Lover by D(avid) H(erbert) Lawrence

D. H. Lawrence's poem, "Love on the Farm" and his novel, Lady Chatterley's Lover have a very similar message: the priority of instincts. Both texts deal with the significance of eroticism, which is related to the meaning of rebirth. The poem backs up the priority of bodily love,...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Korhecz Ágnes
Other Authors: Bocsor Péter
Format: Thesis
Published: 2006
Subjects:
Online Access:http://diploma.bibl.u-szeged.hu/72977
Description
Summary:D. H. Lawrence's poem, "Love on the Farm" and his novel, Lady Chatterley's Lover have a very similar message: the priority of instincts. Both texts deal with the significance of eroticism, which is related to the meaning of rebirth. The poem backs up the priority of bodily love, such as physical contacts concerning relationships, while the novel sets up an inner struggle of the main characters with regards to the precedence of mind or body. The lyrical elements of the poet writer can be revealed in both texts. Thus, in our thesis we are trying to compare the poem and the novel regarding their common features mentioned above.