posted by Tom .
I need to write a mini research paper on a modernist poet of my choice... I'm having trouble deciding on what poet to use and how i can develop a strong thesis.. any help would be much appreciated.
First of all, here are a couple of websites that are very good for helping students through research papers (process, etc.):
Click on Step by Step for the process.
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Now, what era do you consider "modernist"? What years in which country's literature?
Try these sites:
Personally, I find these poets the most interesting:
W. H. Auden
William Carlos Williams
Once you have chosen the poet you want to concentrate on, here are some good sites to find their work:
And Edgar Allan Poe's work is fascinating, too: