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"The Red Wheelbarrow"
Medium: Farm Machinery    Created: 1992   Dimensions: 3'h x 6'w x 3'd

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This scene is based on William Carlos Williams’ "The Red Wheelbarrow":

So much depends
upon a red wheel
glazed with rain
beside the white

That's the whole poem. Even though it's very short, literary critics have written pages and pages about it. I will not tire you with any of what they say; nevertheless, most of us can enjoy a striking image when it is three-dimensional in front of us.

The Red Wheelbarrow scene is included in the "Glencoe Literature - The Readers Choice: American Literature" and McDougal Littel's "The Language of Literature" textbooks intended for high school juniors.

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