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Classic or Romantic
In his own words
Emphasizes human limitations
This attitude was closely related to a growing sense of nationalism and new interest in the American past
Intuition rather than reason is a surer guide to truth
It emphasizes reason over the imagination, the social over the personal, and the common (majority) over the individual
He explores the inner self to its greatest depths and at times extends the irrational elements of the mind to the point of madness
He is the first major American novelist
His poetry turns to nature as a reflection of the human spirit and a potential answer to humanity’s most searching questions about its own nature.
His form of literature imposes sharp limits on character development and so he usually deals with stereotypes or one dimensional characters (flat, static)
“Once upon a midnight dreary…”
“…the phantasmagoric armorial trophies…”
“By an unfaltering trust, approach thy grave, Like one who…lies down to pleasant dreams”
“…according to the old story”