Poetry has been used for millennia as a means for transmitting historical and cultural information poets throughout history have also waged war on social ills and crimes against humanity. Browse more than 40,000 poems by contemporary and classic poets. Every word of thy poetry is indeed like unto a mirror in which the evidences of the devotion and love thou cherishest for god and his chosen ones are reflected well is i. I created this lesson to use in my summer school english course, but these poems could certainly be used in a history or humanities course as well the point was to look at poetry written in.
Social commentary is the act of using rhetorical means to provide commentary on issues in a society wh auden's poetry also served as a medium of social commentary.
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Poetry and the role of the poet can be described as providing insights into social commentary poets can make society aware of the world around us - if we would only listen.
The act i've practiced for so long, gonna make history standing up to the world, first step of the journey we are both turning, but i am the only one leaving. After this unit, students will have explored poetry as a medium of written and spoken expression students will appreciate poetry as a medium for authors to express commentary on the.
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