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The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock

The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock


by T.S. Eliot

The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock Resources


Eliot Caught on Tape

OK, it’s more like a weird animated video where they make Eliot’s mouth move.

Prufrock: A Short Film

It’s hard to find videos of this poem that aren’t creepy. Here’s another one.


Eliot's Voice
Eliot reads "Prufrock" aloud.


Young Eliot

Here he is. Dashing and disheveled.

Older Eliot

Leaning on a cane.

London Fog

Yes, London really does get foggy, though it’s not always yellow.

Historical Documents

A Draft of "Prufrock"
A first draft of "Prufrock," which Eliot started when he was in college in 1911.



The page on Eliot from the Web site poets.org

Critical Reponses

A bunch of scholars give their interpretations of the poem

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