Sep 20, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ENG 465 - Advanced Poetry Writing

Intensive workshop further examining the genres within poetry, as well as experimenting with forms, discursive structures, and voice; revising for economy and precision; exploring metrical effects. ENG 465 and ENG 565 are layered
courses; a student may not receive credit for both.

Prerequisite: ENG 365.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify and analyze poetic genres.
  • Compose and experiment with forms, discursive structures, and voice in original works of poetry.
  • Contribute effectively and meaningfully to workshop discussions of creative works-in-progress.
  • Apply revision techniques to the development of quality poems.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with the structures and conventions of contemporary poetry books and develop criteria for comparative analysis of contemporary creative work.
  • Develop strategies that lead to publication success.

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