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2019-2020 University Catalog 
2019-2020 University Catalog [Archived Catalogue]

CRWT 181 Poetry Workshop for Non-Majors

3 credits 45.0 hours
200 level undergraduate course

Students’ poems are discussed, criticized, revised, and improved. Principles governing the decision to change a poem in various ways, the study of poems by American and English poets, the reading of some criticism, and concentration on the basic principles of craft are all included. Theories involve sound, content, meaning, and purpose of student poems and of poetry in general. The poet’s sense of an audience also figures in the discussion.

Prerequisites COMP*102, COMP*102D, COMP*102E, COMP*112, or COMP*112H

Not open to Creative Writing majors.
This course is not repeatable for credit.
This course can fulfill a critical studies elective or general elective requirement.