I Hear America Singing – Self-Expression
The theme of self-expression is very evident in the Walt Whitman poem “I Hear America Singing.” After a class reading and an analysis of the multiple expressions presented in the poem, I would connect to the Confucius conversation about how Self-Expression is important and why people should not be ashamed to show their true selves.
Level: Secondary English/Language Arts
Subject Area: American literature
Author: Jennifer Robertson