The Raven is Edgar Allan Poe's timeless poem about a bereaved lover who descends into madness after meeting the titular bird. Explore an analysis of the speaker, plot summary, and important quotes.


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Learn more about the speaker in The Raven with this in-depth analysis.

Literary Devices

Here's where you'll find analysis of The Raven as a whole, from major themes and ideas to figurative language, symbols, and more.


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Further Study

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