After reading the assigned poetry chapters for Weeks 5 and 6 in the Backpack Literature textbook (“Reading a Poem,” “Listening to a Voice,” “Words,” “Saying and Suggesting,” “Imagery”, “Figures of Speech,” “Sound,” “Symbol” and “Myth and Narrative”), carefully review the notes on close reading in the Week 6 Learning Modules folder.
In a 300-word analysis, compare and contrast any two poems in the Backpack Literature textbook that treat a similar theme. Let your comparison bring you to an evaluation of the poems. Which is stronger, more satisfying?
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