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Create a response using lines from at least three (3) poems you’ve read so far that analyze the way the poetry challenges conventional roles given to a different character in the novel (i.e. not Xiomara).

The title of this assignment is a reference to Walt Whitman’s poem “I Sing the Body Electric,” in which he writes, “O my body! I dare not desert the likes of you in other men and women, nor the likes of the parts of you, / I believe the likes of you are to stand or...