EN-358 : Poetry: Writing a Manuscript

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
English
Subject:
English
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
This advanced course in the reading and writing of poetry has a focus on the development of a manuscript of poems. As students put a manuscript together, they learn about order, shaping, and formatting a manuscript of poetry. Assignments include intensive reading and critical response to the work of major writers, plus critique of each other's work in a workshop setting. Students also engage in critique and conferences with the instructor. 3 credits PREVIOUS CREATIVE WRITING EXPERIENCE RECOMMENDED OR PERMISSION FROM THE DEPARTMENT CHAIR.