blog archive: 06 2020

6/10 RECAP: Poetry Salon on Nature Poems


In this most recent poetry salon, we talked about the genre of nature poetry, how it has changed over time, its intersection with social issues, and what can be made of the relatipnship between humans and it. 

The first poem we looked at was a exerpt from Wordsworth's "The Prelude": 

One summer evening (led by her) I found
A little boat tied to a willow tree
Within a rocky cave, its usual home.
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