How to Read Poetry
Use the guidelines below to learn how to read a poem and understand it.
Read with a pencil or pen
Examine the basic subject of the poem
Consider the context of the poem
Study the form of the poem
Look a the word choice of the poem
For information on reading poetry select one or both links below.
Search for books in the library
Select the Online Library Catalog tab under Quick Links on the Library Webpage. Your search, whether conducted by a basic search or an advance search, will yield both print books and ebooks on poetry. To access ebooks directly, use GALILEO.
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