ENGL297 - Beginning Poetry Workshop
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For students wishing to learn the fundamentals of poetic composition. This course will focus on a series of weekly writing and reading exercises designed to introduce the student to different aspects of the craft of poetry, such as image, metaphor, rhythm, tone and form. Models taken from the range of the genre will be discussed, and selected readings will provide an overview of poetic technique. The workshop method will be used to discuss student writing and foster critical thinking.