Sometimes an assignment will require investigating a contemporary poem and compare it to an older or more reviewed poem. Finding information on a new poet or poem is often difficult. These are some strategies for building a framework for research, using Library Resources and finding resources to support the paper.
Handout on a short analysis of a poem step by step, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Handouts
Tips and Ideas for Building a Comparison/Contrast Paper, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Handouts