Musicians often utilize personification in their music.

Watch the video below for an example of personification used in popular music.

Personification Playlist

Your Turn: Write your own example of personification below. Make sure it is original!

Looking at Shakespeare's use of Personification

Act IV scene v

Your Turn:

What words did Shakespeare use to personify death?

  • First describe how Shakespeare personifies death. Think about the image he creates!
  • Below your explanation, write a poem or draw a picture that captures Shakespeare's personification of death.

Total Points: 10
4 points for your explanation
6 points for your poem or drawing