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A Short Analysis of Wilfred Owen’s ‘1914’

By Dr Oliver Tearle (Loughborough University) ‘1914’ is a poem by Wilfred Owen (1893-1918). As the title suggests, it’s a poem about the outbreak of the First World War, in August 1914. Before we offer some words of analysis, here’s a reminder of the poem. 1914 War broke: and now […]