PowerPoint (21 slides) of biographical notes and poem analysis of Andrew Marvell, John Donne, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Robert Browning, Sir Walter Raleigh and Christopher Marlowe. Images, custom animation, link to related article. Metaphysical poetry, Carpe Diem theme, syllogism, rhyme and meter, persona, etc. Questions to consider when reading the poems. Included if it fits your class: AP Exam practice prompt for students to compare “To His Coy Mistress” and “The Definition of Love.” Steps to take in responding to the practice essay. Also included: link to an article on the Browning Correspondence Project: The 11,000+ letters written between Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning. Questions (and answer key) that students can answer as they read the article available as a handout separately in my store. Packet of the poems also available.