ERIC Number: EJ517620
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Poetry Browsing: You Can't Explicate 'Em All (Middle Ground).
Burk, David S.
English Journal, v85 n1 p82-85 Jan 1996
Describes a method of teaching poetry in which students are handed random volumes of poetry and instructed to browse through them, starting with the first poem and not stopping until they find one that engages them. Reports that on average students browse through 22 poems before finding one they like. Gives excerpts from five student responses to their chosen poem. (TB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Right Writing.