Reading Poetry

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

English

Course Number: 
240
Institution: 
Amherst College

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 Nelson.  Spring semester:  Professor Sofield.

Linked Course: 
N
Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Schedule #: 
ENGL-240-01-1213S

Course Sections

Reading Poetry
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

David Sofield

drsofield@amherst.edu

TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM

CHAP 201