PH DEGREE IN EDGAR ALLAN POE

Estándar

By now you are supposed to be a real expert in Edgar Allan Poe.

Jazmín Velasco is a Mexican illustrator and printmaker living in London. She has quite recently designed some images for one of the finest illustrated books about Poe.

Let’s have a look to some of them:

1. What are the images that appear side by side to Poe’s portraits about?
2. Why do you think she has chosen these images?
3. Write a horror short story [100- 150 words] using these elements.

18 responses »

  1. 1.The images that appear side by side to Poe’s portraits are elements of her works.
    2. I think that he choose these images because are the more used for her works.
    3. Can I send you the short story on e-mail ?

  2. 1. The images that appear side by side to Poe’s portraits are the elements are the objects and animals that he uses in his work.
    2.I think that the choosen these images because reflect his personality and the elements with which it was working.
    3.Teacher, I ask the same thing that tamara, Can I send you the short story on e-mail?

  3. You’d better leave your story here and I’ll send you back all the corrections by e-mail.
    Neither of you mentioned the actual words for these images. It would be nice if you wrote a little bit more about their symbolic meaning in Poe’s work. Can you remember some other examples given in class?

  4. 1. The images that appear side by side to Poe’s portraits are the symbols that Poe use in his works. The symbols are a clock, a raven, and other animals.

    2. I think that she chosen these images because are the symbols that Poe use in his works, and is the best way to express the life of him.

    3. When I realize my horror short story I send you on a e-mail. Ok?

    • I can see a heart in the mouth of the raven, ”the incriminating heart”(it’s a frecuent element in Poe’s works). All are elements of her masterpiece😉

  5. 1. The images that appear side by side to Poe’s portraits are the symbols that Poe used in his work. In the image 1: Poe is with a rabbit, In the image 2: Poe is with a raven, and the raven is with a heart in his mouth, and finally in the image 3: Poe is with a Beetle.

    2. I think she has chosen these images because Poe used this symbols in his work

  6. the images that appear side by side to Poe’s potraits are a cat, a raven and a beetle; elements of his poems.

    I think that choose this images, because deal themes about his poetry.

    In this images see also a heart in the raven pick, relacionated for the theater representation were you see in Vigo, which the heart didn’t stop beating any he went crazy.

  7. Midnight nightmare

    One day, Begoña was preparin to go out to Mondariz’s CPI, when it was for de half to corridor, the lights went off, she seek in his bag for the mobile phone to light butn it doesn’t have got battery. Wolked blindy for the corridor, but she was feeling obsereving it: it arrive the stairs and in the darknees, she feelin a presence behind, she turn and did’t see nothing, she move his hands, but it was nobody; return to stairs and somhing push. She wake aup to the moment, She hav a headache, it was blending, his toe is broken, akmost She doesn’t move, she asked help, but nathing listening.She was alone in the dark.

    She Stand up as could; started to rain, it aproximte a storm, She walked slow, suported to the wall. She return feelin that somebody observing from the window
    and she see through the window and see six ravens in a tree, one lightning, she walking to the corridor an suddenly return feeling the presence that push in stairs and exploted other lightning, when the liht enter for the windoe, Begoña can see one of her student, this is Ana Amaro, his face hasn’t got eyes an his mouth was sewn, she hava a terrorific expresion in his face; other lightning.

    Begoña get up in his bed, is sais- it was a nightmare; She had dry mouth and his head hurt; stand up and went to the kitchen to drink water; open de dorr of fridge and drink water to the bottle, clos the dor of fridge and the light of other lightning enter to the window and there was Ana Amaro….

  8. The Sharon’s Nightmare

    Sharon is a girl who lives in London, at Highgate Village. She loves the peculiar animals. Two years ago her parents gave him a little white rabbit. She loves her rabbit it was her best friend!
    One day Sharon got up too late and she arrived five minutes late at her first class on the morning. It will be an unforgettable day but she didn’t know it….
    When she entered in biology class she found it empty and there was a blood spots on the floor! She started to scream and a few minutes late she was running down stairs. In that moment Sharon saw a big raven who caused him a chill. She was frightened and thought that if will got arrive to her house. She started to run again and in the middle on the road she crossed with a black cat. The cat followed her to her home and when they arrived disappeared. Sharon entered in her house and she saw something horrible: her parents are died and a spider was eating the eyes of her rabbit! Suddenly she heaard a heart pounding every time more strong, more, more, more …..it was insupportable….then she woke, it was a nightmare.

  9. In the first image by Jazmín Velasco you can see a black cat, in the second image you can see a raven with a heard i n the mouth an g in the finally image was be a beetle.

  10. 1. In the images it appear side by side to Poe’s elements. This elements are a black cat (in the first image), a raven(in the second image) and a beetle (in the last image)

  11. 1. In the images it appear side by side to Poe’s elements. This elements are a black cat (in the first image), a raven(in the second image) and a beetle (in the last image)
    2. I think she has chosen these images for reflect the symbols that Poe use in his works.

  12. In villasobroso, many years ago lived a girl.
    the girl had blonde hair and blue eyes.
    that was killed was at the top of the castle and every night his soul baga by Mount landin of villasobroso.
    people do not dare to visit the mountain at night for fear she wings.

  13. In the first image appear a rabbit. In the second image appear a raven with a heart in his mouth and in the third image appear a spider.

  14. one day,in Vilar city, the blue prince went to the blue princess house. At the streat the blue prince found a big monster, he drew his sword and he fought with the monster.
    The big monster was defeted and the blue prince could their way to the blue princess house.
    The blue princess woke up of the sleep and she saw a raven in the window. She got scared and began ti cry. She was afraid and your blue prince appeared by surprise.
    She was glad to see and she rang to hug him.
    He told her not to worry,to take care of her forever.

Deixar unha resposta

introduce os teu datos ou preme nunha das iconas:

Logotipo de WordPress.com

Estás a comentar desde a túa conta de WordPress.com. Sair / Cambiar )

Twitter picture

Estás a comentar desde a túa conta de Twitter. Sair / Cambiar )

Facebook photo

Estás a comentar desde a túa conta de Facebook. Sair / Cambiar )

Google+ photo

Estás a comentar desde a túa conta de Google+. Sair / Cambiar )

Conectando a %s