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Yet Do I Marvel

Yet Do I Marvel


by Countee Cullen

Yet Do I Marvel: Intro to Marveling True or False

1. During which cultural movement was this poem written? -> The Civil Rights Movement
2. What is the title of the book in which this poem originally appeared? -> Color
3. What "part" of a sonnet are the last two lines? -> The last supper
4. What type of rhetorical device is used in the phrase "flesh that mirrors Him"? -> Hyperbole
5. What does the speaker marvel at in this poem? -> "To make a poet black and big him sing!"