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Teach this poem: the new colossus by emma lazarus - produced for k-12 educators, teach this poem features one poem a week from our online poetry collection. Emma lazarus: emma lazarus, american poet and essayist best known for her sonnet “the new colossus,” written to the statue of liberty ezra pound hilda. The new colossus is a sonnet that american poet emma lazarus (1849–1887) wrote in 1883 to raise money for the construction of a pedestal for the statue. This famous sonnet by emma lazarus is engraved on a bronze plaque mounted inside the lower level of the pedestal of the statue of liberty the poem speaks of the.
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Jim acosta quoted the most famous couplet from emma lazarus’s 1883 poem the new colossus etched on the statue of liberty in his argument with stephen miller.
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