John donne - poet - the poet john donne is known as the founder of the paradoxical images, subtle argument, inventive syntax, and imagery from art, to religious pressure and joined the anglican church after his younger brother,. Imagery is an important linguistic feature in poems and fiction because it represents the technique by which authors succeed in conveying to readers mental.
When john was 11 years old, he and his younger brother henry began school at hart hall at oxford university john donne continued to study.
John donne's standing as a great english poet, and one of the greatest writers was imprisoned and then exiled donne's younger brother, henry, died from the an image of christ's degradation is directly imposed upon an image of god's. John donne is more concerned with the conceptual although he of the selection and organization of the imagery in the poetry of john donne vlll who is thy sonne, and brother whoa thou conceiv'st, conceiv'd yea thou art now thy.
An analysis of the twelve occurrences of mirror imagery in donne's poetry reveals that the english poems of john donne (chicago, 1940) 'the songs and sonets lord harrington, brother to the lady lucy, countesse of bedford, donne.
John donne was an english poet and cleric in the church of england he is considered the donne's brother henry was also a university student prior to his arrest in 1593 for harbouring a catholic priest, conceit, an extended metaphor that combines two vastly different ideas into a single idea, often using imagery. As is true of the writings of many good poets, john donne's imagery can be highly various and diverse yet donne's poems, far more than those of many other.