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Reference Books (lst floor Green Library)
POETRY FOR STUDENTS v.1-24 REF 808 POE
This is a very important source! The information in each entry includes an introduction to the poem and the poem's author; the actual poem text; a poem summary, to help readers unravel and understand the meaning of the poem; analysis of important themes in the poem; and an explanation of important literary techniques and movements as they are demonstrated in the poem. This multi-volume reference work presents analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied poems.
POETRY CRITICISM v.1-8 REF 808.1 POE
This is a very, very important source! Excerpts from criticism of the works of the most significant and widely studied poets of World Literature.
THE COLUMBIA GRANGER'S INDEX TO POETRY REF 808.81 COL
This is a great source if you know the title, first line, or last line of a poem and want to find a copy in a poetry anthology.
THE HOME BOOK OF VERSE REF808.81 STE
This is a comprehensive anthology of renowned American and English poems.
CRITICAL SURVEY OF POETRY v.1-8 REF 809.1 CRI
Great source which provides a comprehensive overview of poets, their works, and the poetic genre in general. These eight volumes cover the poetry and poets of the English-language tradition, analyzing the field from the beginnings of oral poetry and Beowulf to Margaret Atwood. Bibliographies at the end of each entry will provide titles to other relevant sources in your search.
WORLD POETS v. 1-3 REF 809.1 WOR
This is a great source for your research! This is a a comprehensive source of information on poets and their work. Bibliographies are invaluable in leading you to the absolute best sources for further study.
Poetry Anthologies and Poetry Analysis from Green Collection
Sample Poets and Literary Critiques
Recommended Poetry Websites
Browse poems and poets, watch video interviews, listen to poetry
The Poetry Archive
An extensive collection of poetry read by authors, includes poetry reading guides, and biographies
American Masters Database
Author biographies and links
Famous Black Writers
Here you will find links to famous African-American poets such as Maya Angelou
Cover Art of Sources That You Need for This Project
Poetry Subscription Databases Available through Green Library
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Be certain to consult Literature Online and Project Muse for this assignment!