The New Colossus
"The New Colossus" is a sonnet by American poet Emma Lazarus (1849–1887), written in 1883. In 1903, the poem was engraved on a bronze plaque and mounted inside the lower level of the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty.
What does the contrast between the 'new colossus' and the old one suggest about the United States?
RL.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RL.2 - Main Ideas
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