The Poetry of Robinson Jeffers: Eco-Criticism

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Look at Robinson Jeffers' poetry through the lens of environmentalism. Pupils discuss two poems, "The Purse-Seine" and "The Coast-Road," and respond to the included questions. They then compose essays about Jeffers' view of the relationship between humans and nature, citing specific poems to support their claims.

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CCSS: Adaptable
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