Spring 2008

Writing Poetry I

Listed in: English, as ENGL-21

Faculty

John J. Hennessy (Section 01)

Description

A first workshop in the writing of poetry. Class members will read and discuss each others' work and will study the elements of prosody: the line, stanza forms, meter, free verse, and more. Open to anyone interested in writing poetry and learning about the rudiments of craft. Writing exercises weekly. Limited enrollment. Preregistration is not allowed. Please consult the Creative Writing Center website for information on admission to this course. Second semester. Professor Hennessy of the University of Massachusetts.