Elegy for Jane
by Theodore Roethke
Elegy for Jane: Birds (Angry and Otherwise) Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Elegy for Jane? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Which bird does Roethke compare Jane to in the poem's first stanza?
Q. What did the shade and the mold join the wren in doing?
eating grubs and worms
Q. Complete the following line: My [ ], you are not here.
Q. Which bird did Roethke describe as, "skittery?"
Q. Which bird to Roethke describe as, "happy?"