ENGL 2003: Introduction to Poetry

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ENGL 2003: Introduction to Poetry
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Professor(s)
Department
English
Course Code
ENG 2003
Semester / Year
Spring 2012
Course Description

In this course, we will undertake a communal effort to understand, analyze, and interpret poetry written by authors from a range of historical periods, literary movements, and world cultures. As we seek to understand our course texts, we will consider poetic form, syntax, and meter. We will also explore the historical, biographical, and cultural contexts of the poets themselves.

Group avatar: cc-licensed photo “National Poetry Slam [13]” by Flickr user Lost Albatross http://www.flickr.com/photos/emilymills/2757539572/

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