Fall 2015 - Graduate Course Descriptions
Description of Course:
THIS COURSE IS AVAILABLE TO DOCTORAL STUDENTS ONLY.
This will be an advanced seminar that will treat major figures and movements in British and American poetry of the modern (1800-1950s) period, including the Romantics, Victorians, Georgians and Edwardians, and Moderns, in British poetry, the Romantics, Realists, Naturalists, and Moderns in American poetry. The course will proceed as a formal graduate seminar with formally presented papers and discussions and reading in the major poets and poetry of the period.
Course Requirements/Evaluation Criteria:
Depending on enrollment, students will be asked to do one to two formal presentations and to compose and turn in a formal seminar paper.