Tag: American Literature

  • Edgar Allan Poe From Soldier to Master of Macabre

    Edgar Allan Poe From Soldier to Master of Macabre

    Edgar Allan Poe, one of the most renowned American writers of the 19th century, had a career trajectory that was far from conventional. Before he became famous for his masterful works of horror and suspense, Poe led a tumultuous life that included a stint in the US Army. Although he demonstrated exceptional skills in…