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  • 1. Celtic Poetry!
  • 2. Was poetry respected?
    One’s knowledge of poetry determined their rank in the class system
    A soldier must not only be a good warrior, but must also be able to speak in poetry form at any given moment.
  • 3. Why was poetry important?
    Talking in poetry form was common.
    In order to become a member of the Fianna, one would have to master speaking through poetry.
  • 4. Poets
    Poets were known as Bards
    The society respected Bards as much as great warriors.
    Bards were believed to have special powers
  • 5. Poetry and Nature
    Believed learning poetry was key to becoming one with nature.
    In order for gods to love you, one must learn to memorize and recite poetry.
  • 6. Oral Tradition
    Poems and songs were passed by the word of mouth from generation to generation
  • 7. Opinions
    Opinions
    I believe the Celts were able to create beautiful poetry because they were surrounded by beautiful nature.
  • 8. Bibliography
    1. "Bards." Timeless Myths. Timeless Myths, 240706. Web. 145 Apr 2010. <http://www.timelessmyths.com/celtic/bards.html>.
    2. "Celtic Poetry." Thepoetsgarret. Australia, n.d. Web. 14 Apr 2010. <http://www.thepoetsgarret.com/celtic1.html>.
    3. "The Celts." Crystalinks. Crystalinks, 2003. Web. 14 Apr 2010. <http://www.crystalinks.com/celts.html>.

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