Sylvia plath's poem mirror is a reflection on what it means to be a woman uncertain of the future, haunted by the past when we look into the mirror, is what we see what we get.
“mirror” was written two years before plath committed suicide in 1963 it appeared in plath’s posthumously published collection crossing the water “mirror” explores the life of a woman. The journals of sylvia plath (1982) the magic mirror (published 1989), plath's smith college senior thesis the unabridged journals of sylvia plath, edited by karen v kukil (2000) the letters of sylvia plath, volume 1, edited by peter k steinberg and karen v kukil (faber & faber, 2017. Comments about mirror by sylvia plath lucy parker (4/3/2009 6:41:00 pm) this is an interesting poem and what makes it even better is that she talks as if she is the mirror i agree with denvor fernandez because people really do hate the truth and they turn to other things to tell them what they want to hear like the woman turns to the candles.
Sylvia plath: poems study guide contains a biography of poet sylvia plath, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis of select poems.
Comments & analysis: i am silver and exact i have no preconceptions whatever i see i swallow immediately just as it.
Giving an autobiographical account of itself, the mirror has highlighted its qualities in the poem mirror claiming that though certain images reflected.
Mirror by sylvia plath introduction: mirror is a free verse written by the american poet sylvia plath the poem is written from the perspectives of two entities. Mirror by sylvia plath mirror learning guide by phd students from stanford, harvard, berkeley.