Week 10: Module 5, The Romantics (Discussion 1, Oct. 30-Nov. 5) – Locked

Choose 1 poem from this set (or a chapter from Mary Wollstonecraft’s “A Vindication of the Rights of Woman”) that reflects at least 2 characteristics of Romanticism. You can find characteristics in Road Map Weeks 10-11, British Romanticism, Introduction to the Romantic Movement, or History of Ideas: Romanticism.

Important! No more than 2 students may analyze the same poem.

Write 2 paragraphs, 1 on each of the Romantic traits you have found in your poem. How does your poem or chapter reflect these ideas? Use lines from the literature to support your case.

Your first post should be made by 11:59 pm Friday, Nov. 3. Thoughtful, engaging replies to at least 2 other writers should be made no later than 11:59 pm Sunday, Nov. 5.