May 29, 2021

The traditions of epic poetry.

For both Homer and Virgil, discuss how each author applies the traditions of epic poetry. What is the same andwhat is different? {1 paragraph, or 4+ […]

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May 20, 2021

An Elizabeth Bishop type poem in villanelle/sestina

Write an Elizabeth Bishop type poem in villanelle/sestinaPOETRY: Several of Bishop’s poems directly or subtextually address endings and beginnings – of relationships, of stages of life, […]

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April 21, 2021

A romantic poem from the nineteenth century

Write a summary of the poemLink to the E-book “Journeys anthology”.; Sample Solution

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April 13, 2021

“The Raven”

Respond to Edgar Allan Poe’s, “The Raven,” by answering the following writing prompt in an argumentative essay Prompt: For this essay, you will craft a 3-paragraph […]

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April 7, 2021

Romantic or courtly love poems.

In the 12th century, literacy among women increased. Although literacy in Latin was still somewhat limited to specific social classes, literacy in local vernacular languages was […]

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April 6, 2021

“On Being Told I Do Not Speak Like a Black Person.”

Explain the tone of “On Being Told I Do Not Speak Like a Black Person.” If there are different tones fordifferent parts of the poem, explain […]

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March 8, 2021

Cultural appropriation in poems

Discuss the concept of cultural appropriation in poems such as Blake’s “The Little Black Boy”; William Cowper’s “TheNegro’s Complaint” and Hannah More and Eaglesfield Smith’s “The […]

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February 13, 2021

Poem analysis

You will need to write on the assigned poem “Dead Doe” by Brigit Peegan Kelly. The most important skill thata literary analysis demonstrates is a “close […]

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February 10, 2021

“Horses” and “Flexibility”

Discuss “Horses” and “Flexibility” from the Dao De Jing. What is the primary “lesson” or “takeaway” from each of the poem(s)? Questions for “Horses”: Why do […]

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