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Where can you find an analysis of "On The Move" by Thom Gunn?

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An analysis of the poem "On the Move" by Thom Gunn is available on the website Teaching English Today at http://www.teachenglishtoday.org/index.php/2012/11/on-the-move-a-discussion-of-thom-gunns-poem/. This site is sponsored by the English Academy of Southern Africa, an association focused on English language usage.

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This analysis of Gunn's poem is offered by someone who grew up during the 1960s and has a feel for the freedom and rebellion represented by the era. He presents the analysis in order to help his 21st-century students understand a poem that depicts a very different generation. The poem is analyzed, stanza by stanza, relating the lines to each other, to what they represent in society, and to how they reflect Gunn's personal philosophy.

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