Jan 16 - ASSESSMENT FOR POETRY

Due: FEB 2
Task: Choice of two:
1.
write own poem + rationale (300words) TECHNIQUES & WHY, no longer than 35 lines, 40 max, min 4 lines, audio rec
2.
video recorded
a.
voiceover of reading of poem in list
b.
cannot be poems studied in class
c.
read poem BUT must be with visuals (EDITEDIN)
+300word rationale how images support/reflect techniques used by author
Eg.
THe night sky cried and howled
in my video, i shouldhave an image of a stormy night
in my rationale, i should explain how the stromy night reflects the imagrey used by the poet
dream deferred
alliteration
Poem made up of stanza
Harlem - mainly black suburb in NYC
denotation - put on hold
stanza 2- series of answers to prev question, connected with OR
connotations - nonliteral ideas
“fester” connotes disease