Spring 2009

Writing Poetry I

Listed in: English, as ENGL-21

Faculty

David R. Sofield (Section 01)
Richard P. Wilbur (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. Fall and Spring semesters. Fall semester: Writer-in-Residence Hall. Spring semester: Professor Sofield and Simpson Lecturer Wilbur.

 

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