Thomas Stearns Eliots' poetry is varied and unique, but has a tendency to employ a small number of themes to the exclusion
of others. These major themes include:
- The concept of the "urban wasteland"
- Religious conviction
- The nature of time
- Hopelessness of existence
These themes are treated in greater detail under "Themes, Analyzed," a page which can be accessed from the navigation bar,
bbc - h2g2 - 'The Four Quartets' by T. S. Eliot. 21 Feb. 2000.
British Broadcasting Company. 11 Apr. 2005