This 35-slide PowerPoint presentation on Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" includes an annotated version of the text of the poem. Notes include vocabulary building, clarification of allusions, discussions of the raven as a metaphor, gothic features, psycholgical nuances, and a brief review of literary devices, such as alliteration, internal rhyme and assonance. Concise. Engaging illustrations.
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