Listed in: English, as ENGL-240
Formerly listed as: ENGL-12
David R. Sofield (Section 01)
A first course in the critical reading of selected English-language poets, which gives students exposure to significant poets, poetic styles, and literary and cultural contexts for poetry from across the tradition. Attention will be given to prosody and poetic forms, and to different ways of reading poems.
Limited to 35 students. Fall semester: Professor Emeritus Sofield. Spring semester: Professor Nelson.
If Overenrolled: In the case of over-enrollment, instructors will seek to balance the class in terms of majors, class year, gender, and background.