Sylvia Plath (Aj)

Téma prezentace: Sylvia Plath

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Sylvia Plath  [/plæθ/]

( October 27, 1932- February 11, 1963 )

I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead; I lift my eyes and all is born again.
Mad Girl’s Love Song


Life (1)

  • was an American poet, novelist, and short-story writer
  • Bradford Senior High School
  • Smith College
  • Fulbright scholarship to study at Newnham College, Cambridge University


Life (2)

  • in childhood lived in Boston, Winthrop and Wellesley, MA
  • suffered from depression
  • 1956- marriage with the English poet Ted Hughes
  • had two children Frieda and Nicholas
  • Writing
  • Points of interest



  • Glascock Prize (1955)
  • Pulitzer Prize for Poetry (1982) The Collected Poems
  • Sylvia’s mother was approximately 21 years younger than her husband
  • loved a Welsh poet Dylan Thomas

“more than life itself”

“Perhaps when we find ourselves wanting everything, it is because we are dangerously close to wanting nothing.”