1 page Outline: • Which poem have you chosen? • What is your claim? What do you plan to argue about this poem? • How do you interpret this poem after a surface-level reading? (In other words, just summarize the poem.) • What figurative language or elements of prosody do you intend to address in the breakdown of the poem? (In other words, in the line by line analysis, what will you be pointing out to the reader to prove your interpretation? What proof will you offer?) • Which secondary sources are you considering using? Do they support your analysis or offer additional ideas for consideration? Poetry explication paper – 4 pages I. Introduction II. Part One – III. Part Two IV. Part Three V. Conclusion Please compose the paper in proper MLA formatting and avoid the first person “I” and the second person “you.” Must use secondary sources ***See attached for detailed instructions.