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By Benjamin Lease

An exploration of the realities at the back of the stereotypes of reclusiveness that experience obscured realizing of Emily Dickinson and her poetry. rent demonstrates that her poems are eloquent and rebellious responses to questions about human lifestyles which stay as important now as they have been in her time. This research relates the poetry to Dickinson's lifelong spiritual quest, and to her relationships with Charles Wadsworth and Thomas Wentworth Higginson. It identifies the paintings by way of different poets and authors which she considered as sacred texts. Her paintings is positioned into the context of the battle that reworked her existence and the spiritualist circulation that affected it.

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