Poetry Remastered: A Practical Guide for Senior Students

Poetry Remastered: A Practical Guide for Senior Students

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From the author of Poetry Reloaded, comes a text for senior students that will enhance their appreciation and understanding of poetry while preparing them to master English exams and other assessment tasks. Through close readings of a wide variety of poems, Poetry Remastered offers new ways for students to: investigate poetry through the key areas of imagery, sound devices, form and structure, mood and theme, and historical and authorial context; uncover the different meanings embedded in poems by exploring them through a variety of critical reading frameworks; develop sophisticated ways of comparing and contrasting poetic styles by looking closely at the structure and features specific to this literary form; understand what teachers and examiners are looking for in a written response by providing annotated sample essays as models for their own writing; develop and justify their own interpretations and evaluations of poetry by refining key essay writing skills.The Victorian VCE English exam has a section titled a#39;Writing in Contexta#39; that ... This sample essay is written in response to a prompt for the context a#39;The Imaginative Landscapea#39; and draws on the poetry of John kinsella. It is an attempt atanbsp;...

Title:Poetry Remastered: A Practical Guide for Senior Students
Author:Blair Mahoney
Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 2013-01-02


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