Three lauded poets, one central topic - America. Students take a critical look at all three poems, with the goal of comparing and contrasting the texts. Great for groups and pairs, this activity challenges students to interpret poetry and critically think about differences and similarities in theme, style, tone, mood, and much more. Includes poem texts and a 3-circle Venn Diagram. Can be used as part of a poetry unit, Black History Month studies, literary elements study and review, etc.