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English: Journey Poems

Geoffrey Chaucer, Extract from ‘The General Prologue’ from The Canterbury Tales

Geoffrey Chaucer: 1343 - 1400 (Luminarium: Anthology of English Literature)
Medieval poet, Middle English

Alfred Tennyson, ‘Ulysses’

Victorian poet

Alfred, Lord Tennyson 1809 - 1892 (Poetry Foundation)
Alfred Tennyson  (The Victorian Web)

T.S. Eliot, ‘The Journey of the Magi’

(American born) British Modernist poet

T.S. Eliot and the Modernist Movement

On "the Journey of the Magi" (American Poetry Society)

T.S. Eliot: 1888 - 1965 (Poetry Foundation)

Kenneth Slessor, ‘Beach Burial’

Australian poet WW2, see handout

Kenneth Slessor (Australian Dictionary of Biography)

Kenneth Adolf Slessor (Australian War memorial)

Kenneth Slessor Part One (ABC)

Emily Dickinson, ‘Because I could not stop for Death’

Pre-modernist American poet (published 1890)\

Emily Dickinson 1830 - 1886 (Poetry Foundation)

Emily Dickinson's Biography (Emily Dickinson Museum)

Sarah Day, ‘The Ship’

Tasmanian poet (published 2004)

Sarah Day, Poet

Sarah Day (Australian Poetry Library)

Review: Sarah Day "The Ship"