Guest Speaker: Patrick McWhirt, Creative Director for The Vecino Group
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The Everyday Writing assignment has been posted – you will have to look several posts back – it is the one on the poetry by L. Clifton.
September 11, 2018
“September Suite” by Lucille Clifton
In September 2001, Lucille Clifton sent the Academy of American Poets a short manuscript of seven poems, one for each day of the week, entitled “September Suite” in response to the events that transpired on September 11th. This is the poem for September 11th.
September Suite by Lucille Clifton
In addition to this poem, we will look at the other six poems that go with this one. To see those go to https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/anthology/september-suite-lucille-cliftIbce
Click on the “options” on the page to see the other poems. The assignment is to pick you favorite poem out of the 7 and write a paragraph on what it means and why it is your favorite. Share with Sandy on Google Docs.
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