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On the Androgyny in The Princess

  title={On the Androgyny in The Princess},
  author={Hou Song},
  journal={Science and Technology Information},
  • Hou Song
  • Published 2010
  • Linguistics
  • Science and Technology Information
Alfred Tennyson is one of the most important poets of Victorian Period in England. Many critics considered that his works were full of gorgeous language and rich emotion, focused more on trivial things or legendary stories, but less on the social reality. This article intends to analyze the androgyny in the long narrative poem, The Princess, from the perspectives of the heroine’s appearance, language and behavior, to attest Tennyson was also a poet who attached importance to the social problems…