I am collecting a list of poetry on the following themes for art project and select the ones that flow well with my work. I have a list of my own and also the list I received from an OTA as a response. But since some of the poems were a bit too long (I need short poems), I requested for an additional list, but she's preoccupied with her own work and she is not able to help me out today. Could you please add more lists on the following 4 themes? And if you can, please respond soon after you post out because I will need to find out more on the particular poems that you select on my own. Thank you!
William Wordsworth's 'Ode:Intimations of Immortality from Recollections of Early Childhood'
William Blake's collection, 'Songs of Innocence and Experience'
Sir Aubrey De Vere, 'The Children Band'
Robert Herrick, 'A Child's Grace'
Ben Jonson, 'On Salathiel Parvy'.
'Frost at Midnight' by Samuel Taylor Coleridge. His meditation on his newly born son.
A Prayer For My Daughter by W.B. Yeats
Philip Larkin, 'This Be the Verse' - this is a cynical reverse take on parenting.
One incredibly important longer text which is structured around parent/child relations is 'King Lear' by William Shakespeare
'Paradise Lost' by John Milton
'We'll go no more a-roving' by Lord Byron
'Kubla Khan' by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Sense of Hope
Robert Frost, 'Putting in the Seed'
'If' by Rudyard Kipling
'Dover Beach' by Matthew Arnold
John Donne's 'Death, Be Not Proud
Arthur Hugh Clough, 'Say Not the Struggle Naught Availeth'
Guilt by llada w.
The Child's Face is New - Emily Dickinson
A Refusal to mourn the death, by fire, of a child in London - ...
Lists of poems regarding different themes:
Sense of Hope
Writing about Poetry gives specific examples of how to write a response paper to a piece of poetry. In this case, the poem is "The Future," by Billy Collins. Besides offering assistance in analyzing the poem, information is also provided in how to provide documentation using the MLA format, including the construction of a Works Cited page.
Poem: "The Future," by Billy Collins
Assignment: Write a response to the poem noticing as many details, emotions, and themes as possible. Quote from the poem in your response paper. Your analysis should include evidence from the text to support your views. All references and quotations must be clearly cited using the MLA parenthetical form of citation. Also include a Works Cited page. Follow the MLA general format directions.
With regard to this assignment, the concept of writing a response paper to a piece of writing (in this case, a poem) is discussed: the idea of making general statements and supporting those statements with specific examples is demonstrated-a skill that should be mastered as it applies to all core subjects/areas of study with regard to researching a topic.
Parenthetical citation (notation) is examined, in terms of the formatting-and necessity, as it is a requirement of the assignment-as well as the procedure of constructing a Works Cited page listing all sources used to provide supporting documentation. Parenthetical notation and a Works Cited page are absolutely necessary if one does not want to be inadvertently guilty of plagiarism.
This posting discusses a specific poem, but the steps can be applied to any writing where interpretation and supporting documentation is requested.View Full Posting Details