rudyard kippling as a great english poet
Short biography.
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Rudyard kippling as a great english poet

1. rudyard kippling as a great english poet

(Themes, style, topics)
Prepared - Mark Grigorenko

2. Plan:

Short biography.
Topic, idea and style of poems.

3. Introduction.

Joseph Rudyard Kipling (30 December 1865 January
1936) was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet,
and novelist.
Kipling was one of the most popular writers in the
United Kingdom, in both prose and verse, in the late
19th and early 20th centuries.
Kipling's works of fiction include The Jungle
Book (1894), Kim (1901), and many short stories,
including "The Man Who Would Be King" (1888).
He was also sounded out for the British Poet
Laureateship and on several occasions for a knighthood,
both of which he declined.
For the works of Kipling typical rich language full of
metaphors . The writer made ​a great contribution to
the treasury of the English language.

4. Genres:

Rudyard Kipling wrote in genres such as
novels, for example novel
«Kim»,children's stories,for example story
«The Jungle Book», poems,for example
poem «If», and autobiographical works,
for example «Stalky & Co».

5. Short biography.

Joseph Rudyard Kipling (30 December
1865 - January 1936) was an
English journalist, short-story writer, poet,
and novelist.
Rudyard Kipling was born on 30 December
1865 in Bombay, in the Bombay
Presidency of British India, to Alice Kipling
(née MacDonald) and John Lockwood
Kipling. John Lockwood and Alice had met
in 1863 and courted at Rudyard
Lake in Rudyard, Staffordshire, England.
They married, and moved to India in 1865. They had been so moved
by the beauty of the Rudyard Lake area that when their first child
was born they referenced it when naming him.
Early life, full of exotic sounds and India, were very happy for
the future writer. But at the age of 5 years of Kipling with his


3-year-old sister was sent to boarding school in England Southsea (English Southsea, Portsmouth.). The next six
years - from October 1871 to April 1877 - Kipling lived in a
private hostel Lorne Lodge (Campbell Road, 4), which
contained a couple of Price A. Holloway (born Pryse Agar
Holloway.), The former captain of the merchant navy, and
Sarah Holloway . They mistreated the boy and often
punished. This attitude is so much affected him, that
before the end of his life he suffered from insomnia.In 12
years, the parents arrange it in the Devonian private
school so that he could then go to a prestigious military
academy. (Later, the years spent in school, Kipling to write
the autobiographical "Stalky & Co.").


Director of the school was Kormell Price, a friend of
Rudyard's father. It was he who encouraged the
boy's love of literature. Myopia is not allowed
Kipling choose a military career, and diplomas for
admission to the other school did not allow
universities. Impressed by the stories written in the
school, his father finds him a journalist's job in the
editorial "Civil and military newspaper» (Civil and
Military Gazette), leading into Lahore (British India,
now Pakistan).
In October 1882, Kipling returned to India and was
adopted for the work of the journalist. In his spare
time he wrote short stories and poems, which are
then published by the newspaper,


along with news reports. Job reporter helped him
better understand the various aspects of colonial
life. The first sales of his works starting in 1883.


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