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Week 12 di Michele and Starnino

November 26th, 2012 15 Comments

In a sense, we could call this “Italian-Canadian” week, with attention to poems by Mary di Michele and Carmine Starnino, both of whom currently live in Montreal. What differences do you see in their works? What similarities? To what do you attribute these?

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Week 8 Brandt and “Questions …”

October 29th, 2012 21 Comments

Our next installment; I look forward to hearing your responses to Di Brandt’s book and its associated themes.

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What Poetry Teaches…

October 15th, 2012 No Comments

Hi All, This is just a little article about poetry and teaching/learning that I found interesting and decided to share. Enjoy! http://www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2012/10/what-poetry-teaches-us-about-the-power-of-persuasion/263551/

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