Poetry for Students Series

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  • This series is designed specifically to meet the curricular needs of high school and undergraduate college students studying poetry. A quick but information-rich reference source, each volume of POETRY FOR STUDENTS provides analysis of approximately 15-16 poems that teachers and librarians have identified as the most frequently studied in literature courses. You may also be interested in For Students Online - the complete For Students Collection in eBook format. While Gale strives to replicate print content, some content may not be available due to rights restrictions. Call your Sales Rep for details.


Features and Benefits

  • An overview essay on the poem.
  • An analysis of the work's construction and form.
  • An examination of key themes addressed in the poem.
  • A discussion of the historical and cultural context in which the poem was composed.
  • Selected criticism on the poem or poet.
  • A brief author biography.
  • Other features include a list of sources for further study and suggested research topics.