124: Rhetoric of Poetry
Instructor(s) Barbara Claire FreemanSpring 2013
Instructor(s) Barbara Claire Freeman
Please note that this course is "By Instructor Approval" only and enrollment is limited. Interested students should add to the course wait list and contact the instructor, Barbara Freeman at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the following information to be considered: class standing, major(s)/minor(s), list of any college-level poetry workshops taken (where and instructor's name), and any other types of poetry courses taken.
This creative-writing poetry workshop is open to no more than fifteen upper division students, although exceptional second-year students may also apply. Students will read contemporary poetry with attention to form i.e. sonic and syntactic patterns, but the seminar will focus on the craft(s) of writing and revising poetry. We will organize a poetry-reading at the end the semester to which friends are invited, Regular attendance is mandatory, as is turning in your work on time. Other requirements may include quizzes on assigned reading, one oral presentation, weekly writing assignments, revision.
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