ENC 1102 : Contemporary Poetry Analysis: Getting Started Researching Contemporary Poetry

Does your assignment call for you to locate online contemporary poetry and compare it to a classic poem? This guide is for you.

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Getting Started

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.

TPCASTT:  Framework for analyzing a poem,

Handout on a short analysis of a poem step by step, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Handouts

OWL Writing Lab - Poetry Tips
Writing About Poetry
Images in Poetry
Close reading of Poetry ( example of analysis)

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