Yesterday we only had about twenty minutes for class. We discussed the musical that so many of us attended on Wednesday, then moved on to war poetry.
**Protest Poem by Mark Twain
**Poem written by a WWII paratrooper
**Poem written by local artists about the Black Hawk statue near them and their "fight" as artists in this world
Assignment Due TODAY:
*Similarities and differences between the three poems in regard to THEME, VOICE, IDEAS, ORGANIZATION, LITERARY TERMS USED, AND WORD CHOICE.
Assignment due MONDAY @ 11:59pm:
Write a poem about the war, keeping in mind the above aspects of good writing.