ERIC Number: EJ646965
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Anthologizing Transformation: Breaking Down Students'"Private Theories" about Poetry.
Chick, Nancy L.
Teaching English in the Two-Year College, v29 n4 p418-23 May 2002
Presents an assignment in which students look through a handful of poetry collections or anthologies, seeking 20 poems they like and thus understand or want to understand to some extent. Describes the benefits of this assignment, including honing students' interpretive skills, dispelling their misconceptions about the genre, and continuing their "initiation into art." (SG)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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