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Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive (Lord Byron, Poe, and Poetry)

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In this segment, students explore the topic of death in literature through the analysis of the writings of Poe and Lord Byron. Part of the "Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive" series. Please Note: This video includes photographs of dead people, a culturally accepted practice to honor loved ones during the 19th century. Teachers should exercise discretion in evaluating whether this resource is suitable for their class.

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Runtime: 6 minutes

Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive
Episode 1
3 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive
Episode 2
4 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive
Episode 3
9 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive
Episode 4
6 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive
Episode 5
3 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12