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An Invitation to Poetry in Art by Jean Kanzinger

As an English undergrad, I was an obsessed fan of William Blake. And, let’s be honest, it wasn’t just the poems. Blake’s illustrations and the mythology that connected words and images fascinated me. During an Early Romanticism class, I was … Continue reading

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Kindergarten Poetry Unit from Jean Kanzinger

For the past four years, I have had the privilege of spending a few weeks each spring teaching poetry to the kindergarteners in Lisa Dugach’s class at Gurney Elementary in Chagrin Falls, OH. Before staying home with my own children, … Continue reading

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