Thursday- Poe’s poetry

Gothic Movie Montage

Why do people like gothic movies or stories? Why are they still popular today?

Biography of Poe- abridged

Watch the biography. With the people in your group, decide on the top three events that you think would have affected Poe’s mental health and influenced his writing. (We will not do the reading and the blog post that is in the ppt- thank the quarter system 🙂 

Optional videos on Poe:  Animated Biography or Why You Should Read Poe

Deconstruct “Annabell Lee”. I will give you a paper copy to write on.

Homework: Do the vocabulary assignment AND the prewriting for tomorrow morning. It is due at 9am as you need to know the words to understand the story.

Here is the vocabulary document: Masque Vocab List