Fraudulent Fruit in “Goblin Market”

By Cailin Roles (MA '19), Department of English, Kansas State University Christina Rossetti’s 1862 poem “Goblin Market” tells the story of Laura and Lizzie, two young unmarried sisters who are tempted day and night by the cries of goblin fruit merchants. When Laura succumbs to temptation and trades a lock of her hair for a … Continue reading Fraudulent Fruit in “Goblin Market”