25 slides. In depth analysis questions and answers for Robert Lowell poems: Waking in the Blue, The Old Flame and For the Union Dead. Close reading of literary devices and as this poetry as confessional poetry. Asks students to think on their own and make inferences. Historical allusions and definitions are provided to save you and your students time. Coordinating images on slides. Embedded audio recordings of Lowell's poems being read by Tom O' Bedlam. Packet of poetry with questions is available separately (Microsoft Word document) and also contains Sylvia Plath and Anne Sexton poems.