2017-2018 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

CLITR 3336 British and American Poetry

This course is designed to develop in the student an appreciation of the art and craft of poetry. It will focus on how poets use sound, rhythm, imagery, and other poetic devices to achieve a variety of purposes and effects. Attention will also be given to the evolution of poetic style from the Renaissance through the late twentieth century. Readings will be drawn from a wide variety of British and American poets.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

CLITR 1100

Offered

every odd Fall semester