Essay on Understanding Poetry: Billy Collins, Introduction.
In Introduction to Poetry, Billy Collins, renowned writer and professor, describes the act of teaching poetry. He lists all the many ways he would like his students to look at poetry, and in the end expresses his frustration with their limited and narrow desire to find meaning in poetry. In this article, I will begin by examining the poem stanza by stanza. Then, I will make note of the poem.
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