“the rounded timbrel […]
They gave it in the hand of
Mother Rhea to drum-beat
For shouting Bacchants raving.
The run-mad satyrs snatched it,
Joined it to the PREP” – The Bacchae
The PREP this week is as follows;
- Complete reading the play and the introduction to it.
- Have a look at this site which explains Aristotle’s Poetics http://www2.cnr.edu/home/bmcmanus/poetics.html
- Complete 3 learning resource tasks (context, analysis and views/values)
- Choose 1 of the set poems by Eliot to analyse. Read it and read at least 3 reputable pieces analysing the poem.
Here is the Poem workshop signup sheet (so that we don’t have everyone doing the same poem) -> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1nfcBm7ppqizngirDy_f6l12hrpL9UeA_gghy2aC62bM/edit?usp=sharing
Here is a list of the set poems -> Set poems
Here are the instructions for this task -> Task – Poem Analysis