Week 3, Assignment 1– Read Poetry Handout, Journal Entry and Post
You will read two poems that are very different–from different time periods and different cultures.
I know many folks are intimidated by the prospect of analyzing poetry. For now, write a journal entry in which you please just notice four things about each poem. What can we notice about how the poems are constructed, or their form? Are there any patterns you notice in either poem? Is there repetition? What could be the sign of any of these formal choices?
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