- Citing/quoting any of the primary sources, proper in-text citations are required; a works cited page is not required if you are using the assigned, provided editions of the texts. If you are using another edition of any of the primary sources, a works cited page is required.
- use the The Chimney Sweeper poems by William Blake. One is a poem of innocence and one is a poem of experience. In a detailed essay, compare the two poems.
- Your interpretation and thesis should focus on answering the questions: what makes one a poem of innocence and the other a poem of experience? What is the poet using innocence/experience to say?
- Discussion may include imagery, tone, symbols, theme, irony or other poetic devices to answer these questions.