To enhance your understanding of “Talking Turkeys!!” by Benjamin Zephaniah and engage in a meaningful dialogue about the text, it is useful to reflect on the questions in your text book and on deeper issues in relation to the text.
Reflect on the topic of animal rights and animal cruelty. There are many celebrities and NGOs that fight for their rights and putting an end to human cruelty towards animals. However, not all people agree with their view point and most people prefer to avoid thinking too much about the issue.
Do you feel that “Talking Turkeys!!” succeeds in raising awareness about animal rights? Or is the satirical tone of the poem an impediment in taking it seriously?
What is your opinion of vegetarians and vegetarianism? Should more peo...