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Title: Lyric Poetry


1
Lyric Poetry
  • Poetry that expresses personal thoughts and
    feelings of author

2
  • A Red, Red Rose
  • Robert Burns
  • Considered National poet of Scotland
  • Born into poor farming family, known as
    ploughmans poet
  • Wrote Auld Lang Syne (sung on what holiday?)

3
  • 1st stanza
  • love compared to
  • 1. A new rose
  • 2. A sweet melody
  • By love does he mean his loved one? Or his
    feelings of love?

4
  • 2nd stanza
  • So in love he will stay until SEAS RUN DRY

5
  • 3rd stanza
  • He will stay till rocks melt from suns power
  • Till sand cover all life
  • Meaning what time? Till end of what?

6
  • 4th stanza
  • Has to leave
  • A far distance
  • Promises to return
  • A parting has prompted declaration of love, made
    it more emotional

7
Techniques
  • Uses imagery of vast and powerful forces of
    nature to declare strength of his love
  • Uses simile and hyperbole (exaggeration used for
    emphasis or humor)
  • Uses scottish dialect (gang dry fare thee
    weel bonny lass

8
  • I Am Offering This Poem
  • By Jimmy Santiago Baca
  • Learned to read and write in prison
  • Adandoned by parents, runaway, prison at 18
  • Of Chicano and Apache descent

9
  • Similes/Metaphors Used
  • Poem is
  • Coat
  • Socks
  • Corn
  • Scarf
  • What do items have in common?

10
  • Items that are warm and warming
  • In cold world, he says his love will warm her

11
  • Love as Compass
  • His love will direct her to safe haven from
    wilderness of an uncaring world filled with
    obstacles

12
  • Love as Sanctuary
  • safe place danger cant go
  • The poem is cabin or hogan in which there is a
    fire
  • Fire a symbol of what?

13
  • Firehis love that burns to shelter and warm her
    inside

14
  • Declares that knowing someone loves you is all
    you need to live
  • Love is fundamental and all else flows from love.
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