Initial post of 250 words or more to one of the questions is due by Thursday. You must make a substantive and thoughtful reply post to a classmate who answers the other question, the one you do not answer, by Sunday.
Discussion Question 1
Identify examples of personification in “Building with Its Face Blown Off” by Billy Collins. What is the effect of that figurative language?
Discussion Question 2
How effectively does the poem “Player Piano” by John Updike use sound? How does the speaker’s voice resemble the sounds of a piano?