poem index



Romantic poets cultivated individualism, reverence for the natural world, idealism, physical and emotional passion, and an interest in the mystic and supernatural. They set themselves in opposition to the order and rationality of classical and neoclassical artistic precepts to embrace freedom and revolution in their art and politics.

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Léonie Adams 1899-1988 Romanticism, Metaphysical Poet
John Ashbery 1927-2017 Romanticism, New York School
William Blake 1757-1827 Romanticism
Elizabeth Barrett Browning 1806-1861 Romanticism
Samuel Taylor Coleridge 1772-1834 Romanticism
Emily Dickinson 1830-1886 Romanticism
John Keats 1795-1821 Romanticism
Alfred Noyes 1880-1958 Romanticism
Edgar Allan Poe 1809-1849 Romanticism
Percy Bysshe Shelley 1792-1822 Romanticism