Read “Much Madness Is Divinest Sense” by Emily Dickinson. Explain Dickinson’s central paradox that “much madness” is “divinest sense” and “sense” the “starkest madness.” Why does she make this assertion? Do you agree? Explain.

The paradox which lies behind those lines implies the rationality of madness and madness of rationality. The author creates this assertion while exploring the concept of insanity and what society considers as madness. It illustrates the outrage and struggles against the authoritarian society’s limitations. The author describes how society encourages individuals to join them and mindlessly obey the rules. She reveals the paradoxical nature of the reality that, for me, provides the reason for the plausibility of her assertion.

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