Fall 2008 not offered
This course will introduce students to the fundamentals of poetics with an eye to the particular issues involved in writing poetry. Emphasis will fall on reading and discussing contemporary poetry, writing in forms of various sorts, working with structural elements beyond traditional poetic forms, and developing a methodology for critical discussion.
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||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CWRC)(ENGL)(ENGL-Creative W)
Ellmann and O'Clair, eds., NORTON ANTHOLOGY OF MODERN POETRY, 2nd edition
Rainer Maria Rilke, LETTERS TO A YOUNG POET
Louise Gluck, MEADOWLANDS
Frank Bidart, STAR DUST: POEMS
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A combination of 2-page critical essays and poetry assignments.
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