Listed in: English, as ENGL-240
Formerly listed as: ENGL-12
A first course in the critical reading of selected English-language poets, which gives students exposure to significant poets, poetic styles, and literary and cultural contexts for poetry from across the tradition. Attention will be given to prosody and poetic forms, and to different ways of reading poems.
Fall semester: Professor Chickering. Spring semester: Professors Nelson and Sofield.