Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
Introduction, Robert Lowell, Elizabeth Bishop, Theodore Roethke, John Berryman, and Randall Jarrell Abstract
* This book is a collection of poetry by 75 American poets.
* The poems collectively reflect the freedom found in contemporary poetry.
* Robert Lowell's work reflects the time in which he lived.
* Lowell was rebellious and he won many awards.
* Elizabeth Bishop was a master...
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