"Father of Free Verse"
Whitman was known as the _______
Leaves of Grass
Whitman wrote this collection of poems in response to Emerson
a poem in which the ideals and values of a society are embodied in the experiences of an epic hero
Who is the epic hero?
weather would reflect the current emotions and happenings
a poem that tells a story
a poem that expresses thoughts and emotions
poems are written in this instead of prose
a poem with a pattern of rhythm and rhyme
free verse poem
a poem with no pattern of rhythm and rhyme
a poet's choice of words
the shades of meaning and emotion attached to words
use of language to evoke a sense experience
the reversal of the normal word order of a sentence for poetic reasons
a sentence with words omitted so that the meaning can be inferred from nearby sentences
the repeating of a word, phrase, or line
the repetition of phrases, clauses, or sentences that have the same grammatical construction
beginning successive clauses, phrases or lines with the same word
the repetition of middle vowel sounds
the repetition of similar final consonant sounds
the juxtaposition of one sensory image with another image that appeals to an unrelated sense
referring to a person, place, or thing by something closely related with it
a figure of speech in which a part represents the whole
combines contradictory terms in brief phrase
a line by line interpretation including the identification of and interpretation of the different things found in poetry
unexpected, far-fetched, illogical comparison
Who was born in Amherst, MA
Dickinson's bedroom overlooked what?
best friend's death
What lead to Dickinson's depression?
Who did Dickinson fall in love with two times?
What killed Dickinson?
Thomas Wentworth Higginson
Who was Dickinson's mentor and editor of the Atlantic Monthly