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A New Understanding of “Rime”: Shedding Light on “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner”

I’ve taught Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “Rime of the Ancient Mariner” on at least three different occasions, usually to a group of less-than-interested Composition I students who are just trying to make it to their reward: a screening of Pirates of the Caribbean.  (Pro tip: coupling “Rime of the Ancient Mariner” with Pirates of the Caribbean is a slam […]