in an essay you should include an analysis of 3 poems. you should know all your poems and have a related texts that respond to the thematic issues in her poems. I know people that had 3 back realted texts. remember in the HSC they only asked one text.
babel is a flexible text that you can...
Babel,KRudd sorry speech
you can choose a variety because the thematic issues explored in her poems vary -isolation,love of nature,etc-
the related material you choose will ultimately depend on the poems to choose to discuss in your essay
what about 'the troubles' in ireland?
it was a period of ethno political conflict (catholic versus protestant). Though it is considered by many to have ended with the Belfast "Good Friday" Agreement of 1998, animosity still exists between the respective variants with violence still occuring...