Essay assignment: poetry explication | English homework help
Write a 900 word or 3-page (minimum) explication of ONE of the five poems listed below, found on pp. 188-91 of your textbook.
It is acceptable to consult study sites (eNotes, Shmoop, etc.) to help you understand the poems, but you MUST CITE any ideas you get from these sites to avoid plagiarism. And your analysis should go beyond what these sites say.
Select from the following poems:
“Sonnet 73: That time of year thou mayst in me behold” by Shakespeare
“Holy Sonnet XIV: Batter my heart, three-personed God” by John Donne
“Spellbound” by Emily Bronte
“I Ask My Mother to Sing” by Li-Young Lee
“The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner” by Randall Jarrell