For your poetry paper assignment you will submit a typed, titled, page numbered, double spaced student created and answered hypothesis, with a demonstrable thesis by the due date. This paper should be 750- 1,000 words NOT including the works cited. Your paper will be written according to MLA 7 documentation. Please include your works cited page in the same document, partitioned from the conclusion of your paper with a page break.
For this paper, I am requiring at least one credible secondary source. One of your secondary sources need to be directly related to the poem or poems you are close reading. All papers must have at least two quotes from the primary source and at least one from secondary source(s). Your discussions of these quotes must exceed the quote in length.
The poems feasible to be used are:
– Shakespeare’s “Shall I Compare Thee To A Summers Day”
– Millay’s “I Being Born A Woman and Distressed”
– Plath’s “Mirror”
– Milton’s “When I Consider How My Light Is Spent