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Invictus: Poetry and Apartheid   Tags: apartheid, invictus, poetry, poetry_apartheid  

Students will research different aspects of apartheid and South Africa to analyze and to write a poem.
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Answer the following questions about William Henley. Include anything else that is relevant and interesting.

1. Who is William Henley?
2. What poem is he most famous for? (Hint: Nelson Mandela)
3. What great literary character is modeled after him? (Hint: Robert Louis Stevenson)
4. What is his basic biography? (birth, death, major life events, nationality, etc.)
5. How does he relate to South Africa?
6. Who is a poet who has inspired you? Why? Copy the poem that has inspired you. (Hint: Songs can be poems.) 

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