11/1 – Perks and Poetry Intro

Roundtable, 1st block:
Finish Perks Perks of Being A Wallflower Discussion Questions


English III, 2nd and 3rd block:
Write four sentences using the vocabulary words correctly.

Poetry Intro Poems

Analytical Questions
Which of these poems function rhetorically as an apology for poetry?
Explain the unique structure of “Some People Like Poetry,” carefully distinguishing between literal and figurative levels of meaning?
Explain how “Eating Poetry” contrasts two ways of enjoying poetry. Does Strand indicate a preference for one or the other?
What does O’Hara seem to be saying about the formation of a poet? What kinds of people do you think become poets?

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