Jackson Hole Writers' Conference
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Persona in poetry has for ages been used to convey character, as in the poetry of John Milton and T. S. Eliot. Personas may be used to construct a character, or deliver the voice of a cultural, historical, or literary figure. This key technique is important in the understanding of literature.
Frazier, Jane V. Dr., "Persona in Poetry" (2018). Title III Professional Development Reports. 14.