Writing Poetry
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

ENG 5120 - Writing Poetry

This course focuses on the techniques and styles of contemporary poetry in order to improve student writing. Besides writing and critiquing poems produced by themselves and others in a workshop format, students will learn the terminology and concepts of prosody and traditional poetic forms, as well as modern free-verse styles. Students will also analyze poems across multiple genres for technique and style.

Credit Hours: 3

Term Offered: Spring of odd years