Central Idea of An Elementary School Classroom in a Slum
Give the central idea of the poem ‘An Elementary School Classroom in a Slum’.
Central Idea of the Poem – An Elementary School Classroom in a Slum
The central idea of the poem ‘An Elementary School Classroom in a Slum’ composed by Stephen Spender is that –
In this poem, the poet expresses the condition of the poor children living in slum. The children are in a very miserable condition due to their poverty and illiteracy. The poet, Stephen Spender, wants the life of the slum children should be charged. The pale faces of children express sadness. The children are physically very weak. The poet wants that their poverty should be rooted and they should live in a healthy and beautiful environment. The poet says that governor, inspector and visitor should do something to change their life. In this way, the poet raises a big question over the current condition of the children living in the slum.