The Troubadour Podcast

Romantic #2: The Castaway by William Cowper

May 14, 2018 Kirk j Barbera
The Troubadour Podcast
Romantic #2: The Castaway by William Cowper
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The Troubadour Podcast
Romantic #2: The Castaway by William Cowper
May 14, 2018
Kirk j Barbera
Today I'll be reading and discussing William Cowper's last poem "The Castaway." The poem is about a real life incident of a man who fell overboard, but in the hands of a great poet this accident of life becomes a powerful and tragic universal metaphor. Do you see the secret message in the poem? Follow along and let's find it.
Show Notes
Today I'll be reading and discussing William Cowper's last poem "The Castaway." The poem is about a real life incident of a man who fell overboard, but in the hands of a great poet this accident of life becomes a powerful and tragic universal metaphor. Do you see the secret message in the poem? Follow along and let's find it.