English | Advanced Poetry Writing
W403 | 16584 | Bowman

1:00p - 2:15p MW  (15 students)  3 cr. PREREQUISITE:  W303 or equivalent.  Section requires permission of instructor.

In this class, students will write poems focusing on voice, texture, form, sound, and accuracy of intention, expanding their stylistic and expressive range.  There will be assignments that experiment with a variety of poetic structures and strategies. Much of class time will be devoted to critiques of each other's work.

To apply to this class, place five poems and a list of creative writing classes you've taken in my mailbox in BH 442 at least one week before your registration appointment.  Submit your poems as soon as possible, as places will be filled as people apply.   Once admitted, you will be issued an on-line authorization from the Creative Writing Program secretary in BH 442.