the first assignment:
re-read “Telescope, Well Bucket, Furnace” and think of three examples from the course that correspond to some of Jane Hirshfield’s ideas about literature (although she is writing about poetry specifically, we will relate the ideas to any genre of literature). Submit your response including 3 examples for assignment 16.2 In order to help students make up for any assignments you may have missed during the semester, this assignment will be worth 20 points (whereas most were worth 3). Don’t miss the opportunity to earn substantial points.
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the second assignment:
read the poem “The Gift” by Li-Young Lee at this link: https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/43010/the-gift-56d221adc12b8. Submit a thoughtful response