Schedule of Classes Course Description

Medgar Evers College
Course Prefix: ENGL                                     Course Number: 306                                    
Course Title: Poetry Writing II
Subject: English
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This is the second course in the Poetry Writing sequence. It will familiarize students with critical thought and aesthetic discourse in contemporary poetry. Students will explore their own writing processes through the exchange of creative work and guided research. Assigned reading will prepare students to analyze a variety of writing styles with the object of refining their own creative impulses.

Prerequisite: ENGL 303 or permission of chairperson.
  • Students will assemble a portfolio of rigorously revised, representative poems and a brief critical essay. Group discussion, peer critique, and student presentations are required.

Start Date:    11/06/2006                         End Date: