The handout includes the full text of "The Seafarer." The poem is chunked into sections for the purpose of easier annotation and comprehension. The assignment requires students to read and annotate the poem, then answer comprehension and analysis questions that relate to poetic devices, the sociohistorical context, themes, and the nature of elegiac poetry.
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