ENGL428T - Poetry and Translation

This class will engage practical and theoretical problems of translating poetry. Readings will explore a wide range of historical, aesthetic, and theoretical issues regarding translation, while exercises and an in-depth project will give students practical experience translating poetry. There is no requirement for fluency in a language other than English, but students will find some competency in a foreign language useful.

Repeatable to 9 credits if content differs.


Two English courses in literature or permission of department.