Ted Hughes’ early is said to be an observation of the world of creatures, which in turn confronts the behaviour and existence of humankind itself. Write about ‘Hawk Roosting,’ and ‘The Jaguar’ with reference to the above.
Ted Hughes was born in Mytholmroyd, west Yorkshire in 1930. His imagery is vividly cruel and violent, and his ability to convey beauty and horror, with his determination to understand the hearts of nature and mankind has received immediate recognition. Ted Hughes utilises much attention to detail, and hard-hitting language.
Ted Hughes uses the poems ‘Hawk Roosting’ and ‘The Jaguar’ to make representation of human behaviour, and confronts the existence of humankind as well. The ‘Hawk Roosting’ poem is a very interesting, and atmospheric description of the world of a Hawk. Ted Hughes displays the Hawk in a violent, and quite egotistical manor. The Hawk is described in such a honourable, and prestigious way but still it has...