Power Point on Whitman and Dickinson

28th June, 2010 - Posted by Christine Perrin - 5 Comments

This power point which  I used at the Society for Classical Learning Conference on Saturday samples poems from each writer, gives short biographical information, tracks their formal preferences and style, and gives assignments you can use in your classroom to help students understand their work more deeply (from the inside out). Read More

Poems from students this semester

22nd June, 2010 - Posted by Christine Perrin - 1 Comment

Ode to the Bird that Sang The message reverberated in the strong throat To announce to me the beginning of a new day. The call is the first sweet call I have heard for weeks – It echoes through the empty air, the world so full of nothingness That the call seemed to shatter not » Read More