The Troubadour Podcast

SMP #28 The Complaint of a Forsaken Indian Woman by William Wordsworth

November 24, 2019 Kirk j Barbera
The Troubadour Podcast
SMP #28 The Complaint of a Forsaken Indian Woman by William Wordsworth
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The Troubadour Podcast
SMP #28 The Complaint of a Forsaken Indian Woman by William Wordsworth
Nov 24, 2019
Kirk j Barbera

This is one of Wordsworth's most far-reaching poems. It takes place in a land he never set foot on: America.

Based on stories he read about traveling tribes of American Indians, he wrote this harrowing tale about a woman who is too sick to continue walking with her tribe, so they abandon her.

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This is one of Wordsworth's most far-reaching poems. It takes place in a land he never set foot on: America.

Based on stories he read about traveling tribes of American Indians, he wrote this harrowing tale about a woman who is too sick to continue walking with her tribe, so they abandon her.