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Robert Frost. By: Sienna Hughes And Haley Breeden. “Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.” -Robert Frost . Biography . San Francisco March 26, 1874 January 29, 1963. “Robert Frost.” NNDB. Soylent Communications, 2013. Web. 3 April 2013. Frost’s Childhood .

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robert frost

Robert Frost

By: Sienna Hughes

And

Haley Breeden

“Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.” -Robert Frost

biography
Biography
  • San Francisco
  • March 26, 1874
  • January 29, 1963

“Robert Frost.”NNDB. Soylent Communications, 2013. Web. 3 April 2013

frost s childhood
Frost’s Childhood
  • Scottish-England background
  • “Moodie”
  • Tuberculosis 1884
  • Swedenborgian 1881
early schooling
Early Schooling
  • No formal schooling
  • Salem Deport, New Hampshire
  • Lawrence 1885
  • Piecework
college life
College Life
  • Dartmouth and Harvard
  • Bates University
  • Cambridge and Oxford
  • 1894

“Saturday Poetry Series Presents: Robert Frost.” As It Ought to Be. Blog at WordPress.com, 2010. Web. 3 April 2013

influences inspirations
Influences & Inspirations
  • Elinor
  • Authors
  • Imagination and Life
  • Depression
writing style
Writing Style
  • Environment and Nature
  • Tones
  • Iambic meter
  • Rhythmic structure
time of frost
Time of Frost
  • War
  • First Flight
  • Poetry television broadcast
  • Assassination of JFK
famous books
Famous Books
  • Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
  • Birches
  • Death of a Hired Man

“Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening.” ChinaBerry. n.p, n.p.d. Web. 3 April 2013

“Birches.” Tower Books. TOWER.COM INC, 1995-2012. Web. 3 April 2013

major literary works
Major Literary Works
  • New Hampshire 1923
  • A Witness Tree 1943
  • A Further Range 1936

“A Witness Tree.” Abebooks.com. Abebooks.com, 2013. 3 April 2013.

“Robert-Frost-A Further Range.”eBay. eBay, 1995. Web. 3 April 2013.

frost s life
Frost’s Life
  • Elinor White
  • Other careers in his life
  • Importance

“In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” -Robert Frost

“Robert Frost and wife Elinor.” Robert Frost.n.p., n.p.d. Web. 3 April 2013

the end of frost
The End of Frost
  • Vandalize
  • Roosevelt Inauguration
  • Death in January
  • Literature’s greatest poets

“Robert Frost reading his controversial poem at President Kennedy’s Inauguration.”Voices Compassionate Education. n.p.,n.p.d. Web. 3 April 2013.

works cited

Works Cited

“Poets.” Academy of American Poets 2013. Web. 2 April 2013.

“Robert Frost.” Brittannica Concise Encyclopedia. Encyclopedia Brittannica, Inc., 1994-2010. Answers.com. 26 March 2013.

“Robert Lee Frost.”2013.The Biography Channel website. 2 April 2013.

Shmoop. Shmoop University 2013. Web. 1 April 2013.