Essay Topics/Writing Assignments
These 20 essay questions can be used as essay questions on a test, or as stand-alone essay topics for a take-home or in-class writing assignment. Students should have a full understanding of the text in order to answer these questions. They ask for a thorough analysis of the text.
1. Poetry is something which can resonate with readers and it can also create problems for other readers.
Part 1: Do you enjoy reading poetry? What are your immediate reactions to the idea of poetry?
Part 2: How might poetry not be enjoyable for you? What obstacles are in the way of your enjoyment?
Part 3: Why do you think poetry continues to be created as opposed to writing fiction instead?
2. Whitman seems to have a very strong sense of patriotism and allegiance to the United States.
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