Poe & Intertextuality

The assignment is for you to write a 4 paragraph essay drawing from Poe’s poem “The Raven” and secondary sources (film/articles)._x000D_
Consider the two prompts below and choose one and respond to the question in essay formatting:_x000D_
How are Griffith’s film and Frank Bidart’s poem, “To the Dead” (stanza on page 2) highlighted in “Cracking the Shell of the World” examples of intertextuality drawing from Poe’s poem “The Raven”? Consider using a comparison essay structure to highlight the intertextuality between Griffith, Bidart and Poe._x000D_
Or, of the 3 types of intertextuality: obligatory, optional and accidental which one do you think apply to Griffith and Bidart in referencing Poe’s poem, “The Raven”?_x000D_

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