Tag: Funeral Blues


A Short Analysis of W. H. Auden’s ‘Stop All the Clocks’

A critical reading of ‘Funeral Blues’ W. H. Auden’s poem ‘Stop all the clocks’ – poem number IX in his Twelve Songs, and also sometimes known as ‘Funeral Blues’ – is a poem so famous and universally understood that perhaps it is unnecessary to offer much in the way of textual […]