Medusa- Carol Ann Duffy
Language- Use of human emotions (jealousy,doubt) Monsterous language ("bullet tears")
Themes/Ideas- Monsterous, regret, scared, anger, arrogance, sad/depressing, sympathy.
Audience- An ex?, perseus, her love, hero?
Speaker- Monster, human, girl, likes feeling owned by someone, feels sorry for herself, tries to scare?
Structure- 7 stanzas, single sentence at end, 42 lines, list of three ("a suspision, a doubt, a jealousy""perfect man, greek god, my own") Alliteration ("brides breath""buzzing bee") onamatopiea ("buzzing")
Les Grands Seigneurs- Dorothy Molloy
Themes/Ideas- Happiness& no happiness, power, control/no control, "owned", sympathy, "vein"
Audience- Men? Womanhood
Speaker- attractive, married woman, full of herself? likes control
Structure- 15 lines, 4 verses, verse 1,2 & 4 have 4 lines