Loading...

To post, comment, or enjoy any of the other features of Einztein, please register.
Already registered? Then log in!

Posts tagged "free verse"

Filter By
  • My Posts
  • Learned Posts
  • My Discussions
  • Joined Discussions
  • Favorite Members
  • Curated Posts
Join Now
Discussions Discussion Modern Poetry
Bert Breton, Nov. 5, 2011

Modern [and very controversial] for his time, Walt Whitman lived in Washington, DC from 1863 to 1873. He arrived to search for his brother George, reportedly wounded in the fighting around Fredericksburg, VA. His original intention to stay two weeks stretched into ten years. While in Washington, DC Whitman created some of his most memorable works. During this period he wrote Drum-Taps, Democratic Vistas, and Passage to India. Here, John Graham presents “Democratic Vistas” by Walt Whitman.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Fq-Ree3gE8
Bert Breton
Comments

Please register or log in to post a comment.

Join Now
Discussions Discussion Modern Poetry
Anita Singh, Oct. 19, 2011

Scholastic has a very nice poetry engine. It teaches children about different types of poems while they write them in game type format.

http://teacher.scholastic.com/writewit/poetry/poetry_engine.htm#
Anita Singh
Comments

Please register or log in to post a comment.

Are you sure?