Spring 2017


Listed in: English, as ENGL-440

Formerly listed as: ENGL-29


Daniel J. Hall (Section 01)


A poetry writing course, but with a strong emphasis on reading.  Students will closely examine the work of various poets and periods, then attempt to write plausible imitations of their own, all by way of learning about poetry from the inside, as it were.

Admission with consent of the instructor.  Limited to 15 students.  Please consult the Creative Writing Center website for information on admission to this course.  Spring semester.  Writer-in-Residence Hall.

If Overenrolled: The instructor will choose from among the applicants on the basis of a writing sample. The instructor will choose students with a lively engagement with literary language and a wide variety of life experience.


Attention to Research, Attention to Writing


2022-23: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2008, Spring 2010, Spring 2013, Spring 2015, Spring 2017, Fall 2017