Presentation on theme: "Belfast Confetti LO: to understand the meaning behind the poem and the techniques that are used to reveal it."— Presentation transcript:
Belfast Confetti LO: to understand the meaning behind the poem and the techniques that are used to reveal it.
Get your phones out!
Famous Battles Balaclava - The Battle of Balaclava, fought on 25 October 1854 during the Crimean War Raglan – Lord Raglan, commander at Battle of Balaclava Inkerman - The Battle of The Inkerman was part of the Crimean War November 1854 Odessa Street - The Siege of Odessa was part of the Soviet-German War in 1941 Carson's use of the street names of Belfast that refer to these battles - "Balaclava, Raglan, Inkerman, Odessa Street" - underlines the violence of the Troubles.
How is language used to convey meaning? WritingFighting exclamation markriot
How is imagery used to create meaning? QuotationImage created raining exclamation marks an asterisk on the map this hyphenated line stuttering a fusillade of question marks