June 18, 2020


Consider the poems assigned for this lesson and choose one that you are interested in or intrigued by. Find at least two images and/or symbols within […]

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March 9, 2020

Poetry Essay on Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening By Robert Frost

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening (Robert Frost) (1874-1963) Frost, Robert. ‘Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening.” Perrine’s Literature: Structure, Sound and Sense. 13th […]

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March 7, 2020

Experiencing Poetry – The Romantics

One good way of beginning to understand these great early nineteenth century British Romantics is to see them as rebelling against the Neo-classicism that preceded them–praise […]

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February 27, 2020

Poem analysis

Write 3150-word paragraphs analyzing one of her poems. On Virtue BY PHILLIS WHEATLEY O thou bright jewel in my aim I strive To comprehend thee. Thine […]

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February 14, 2020

Scaffolding a Poem.

Choose a poem you enjoy but perhaps do not completely “get.” Copy the poem on a sheet of paper, skipping three blank lines in between each […]

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February 10, 2020

Rap and Poetry

Discuss The Difference between Poetry and Rap and the Message it relays to the World Sample Solution

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February 10, 2020

Praise poem “spirit of Pindar”

Inspired by Pindar’s style but praising an individual athlete (sorry, no teams!) from our contemporary world, write your own brief (ideally, 1–2 page, or 30–50 line) […]

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January 29, 2020

Poetry Explication

In a 3-page essay put forth an interpretive argument about a short poem, or significant lines from a longer poem, in our course packet. You need […]

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January 15, 2020

Poetics : Mythos and Ethos

Analyze and compare the element of plot and character in the films “The Lion King” and “Hamlet” and how they relate to the standards set by […]

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