portrayal of women in poetry
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Women across ages have been portrayed with similar undertones. Whether they are being oppressed by society like in “The Ruined Maid” by Thomas Hardy or by their husbands in “My Last Duchess”by Robert Browning and “Aunt Jennifer’s Tigers” by Adrienne Rich, these poems depict a desperate cry by women unable to rise above their situation. Discuss these poems in the light of this theme. How does the poet portray the plight of women in these poems?