What do you know about Edgar Allen Poe?
Edgar Allen Poe (1809-1849) was an American writer and poet who created stories and poems of mystery and horror. Anabel Lee is a famous poem written by Poe that tells the story of two lovers who were forbidden to be together. The poem is written in a dream-like style and is full of supernatural elements.
Edgar Allen Poe & Anabel Lee
Edgar Allen Poe was the first well-known author to write science fiction. The poem “Anabel Lee” was the last poem Edgar Allen Poe ever wrote. Edgar Allen Poe was the first American writer to attempt to make a living solely as a writer.
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Work together in pairs: Q: What is one main theme of Edgar Allen Poe's poem Anabel Lee?
What is the main theme of the poem "Annabel Lee" written by Edgar Allan Poe?
Work together in pairs: Q: What are some of the themes in the poem Anabel Lee by Edgar Allen Poe?
Who is Edgar Allan Poe?
- A musician
- A famous scientist
- An American writer and poet
What is the rhyme scheme of 'Annabel Lee' ?
What genre did Edgar Allen Poe write?
- Romance novels
- Gothic fiction and poetry
What famous poem did Edgar Allan Poe write about a lost love?
- The Raven
- The Pit and the Pendulum
- Annabel Lee
What is the theme of 'Annabel Lee'?
- Love and loss
- Exploration of nature's beauty
- Celebration of life
- Analysis of human behavior