1-Read a poem Mother of the Groom by Seamus Heaney “it is attached” then write an Explication. It should be 500 – 800 words in length, double spaced MLA format.
2-Please know a character, historical event, and cultural context that is important in the poem. Then Determine the basic design of the poem by considering the who, what, when, where, and why of the dramatic situation.
3-Explication Guidelines is attached. Please read and follow the guidelines while you are writing about Mother of the Groom explication.