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Compare and Contrast paper on the authors Anne Bradstreet vs John Winthrop.
Anne Bradstreet vs. John Winthrop
Both Anne Bradstreet and John Winthrop were born in England. Anne Bradstreet was born in 1612 in Northamptonshire, while John Winthrop was born in 1588 in Groton England (Academy of American Poets para. 1). Both Bradstreet and Winthrop migrated to America. Bradstreet got married to Simon Bradstreet when she was 16 years. After two years, Bradstreet, in the company of her husband and parents, migrated to America alongside the Winthrop puritan group, and they settled in Ipswich, Massachusetts. Both Bradstreet and Winthrop migrated onboard a vessel called Arbella alongside 200 colonialists who called themselves Massachusetts Bay Company (Reuben para. 5).
Winthrop began writing during his migration to America. He wrote his first work while crossing the Atlantic Ocean and his first work was in form of a journal known as the Journal of the Transaction a...