Student Resources: Literature & Language Arts

Launchpad: Death in Poetry

Created August 31, 2010

Death. Perhaps no other theme elicits such deep and varied emotions from individuals across the globe. It's no wonder, then, that poets through the ages—no matter the time or place—have sought to address death through poetry. Read the following poems by A.E. Housman and Dylan Thomas and begin to consider the theme of death in poetry.

Type: Student LaunchPad