by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Analysis: Shout Outs
When poets refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.
Literature, Philosophy, and Mythology
- River Alph (line 3)
- Abyssinia (line 39)
- Xanadu (line 1)
- Kubla Khan (title, line 1, line 29)