Transcript of the yellow palm- robert minhinnick what is the poem about it is about how the poet remembers walking down palestine street in baghdadthis was during operation desert fox- a four day bombing campaign by the usa and the uk. Gcse poem analysis: the yellow palm by robert minhinnick it describes the results of violence and implies a dreadful explosion without directly . This is a video about the poem'the yellow palm written by the poet robert mihinnick.
By robert minhinnick the yellow palm there's no sign of this poem in my notebooks i wrote it in my head and put it straight on to a computer. Poems analysed from robert minhinnick the yellow palm by robert minhinnick robert minhinnick. The yellow palm by robert minhinnick robert minhinnick reads from 'diary of the last man' robert minhinnick reads 'after the stealth bomber: umm ghada at the amiriya bunker'. The ‘yellow palm’ is about the poet walking down the main street in baghdad and comments on what he sees in doing so the poem reflects on war and peace.
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Click 'play' to launch the mp3 player three audio files intended to aid study and revision of 'the yellow palm' by robert minhinnick one is a straight forward reading of the poem (no sfx), one a reading with sound effects, and one a commentary on. A visit to baghdad inspired the poem 'the yellow palm' and the author writes here about the influences and references that helped to shape it by robert minhinnick gcse. Robert minhinnick lives in porthcawl, south wales his debut novel, sea holly, was published in 2007, and shortlisted for the 2008 ondaatje prize the yellow palm robert minhinnick.
The yellow palm is a poem written by robert minhinnick in which he describes the effects of conflict on normal civilians living in iraq mametz wood is written by owen sheers and it describes the discovery of the bodies of world war one soldiers in mametz wood. Title – the yellow palm ironically suggests warmth, sunshine and growth, something positive however, it is a poem about the brutality of war however, it is a poem about the brutality of war. Robert minhinnick robert minhinnick (born 12 august 1952) is a welsh poet, essayist, novelist and translator the yellow palm (1998) a thread in the maze . Robert minhinnick (born 1952) is a welsh poet, essayist, novelist and translator life minhinnick was born in neath , and now lives in porthcawl he studied at university of wales, aberystwyth , and university of wales, cardiff .