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Keeping Things Whole

Keeping Things Whole


by Mark Strand

Keeping Things Whole: Keeping Things Interesting True or False

1. What "style" of language does this poem use? -> Minimalist
2. When was "Keeping Things Whole" originally published? -> 1964
3. What type of rhetorical device does the speaker use when he says "I am / I am"? -> Twist and shout
4. What poetic technique is used in the line breaks of this poem? -> Enjambment
5. What is the name of the book where this poem first appeared? -> Ulysses