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I Wandered Lonely As A Cloud. By William Wordsworth, 1804 English Romantic Poet. Theme for English B by Langston Hughes 1951 Harlem Renaissance. Im Nobody (1891) and Hope is the thing with feathers (1891) By Emily Dickinson American poet, mid 1800s. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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I Wandered Lonely As A Cloud

I Wandered Lonely As A CloudBy William Wordsworth, 1804English Romantic PoetTheme for English B by Langston Hughes1951Harlem Renaissance

Im Nobody (1891) and Hope is the thing with feathers (1891)By Emily DickinsonAmerican poet, mid 1800s

Those Winter Sundays by Robert Hayden, 1966

O Me! O Life!

1892

Sonnet 18 & Sonnet 130Shakespeare1564-1616SonnetOriginated in ItalyForm in place by 13th century (14 lines, specific rhyme scheme)Form has evolved over timeShakespeare wrote 154 sonnetsShakespearean rhyme scheme: abab, cdcd, efef, ggItalian or Petrarchan sonnets usually take the form of an argument- problem/question + resolution Sonnet is usually now associated with love poetry

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