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Academic Year 2005/2006
Poetry by Women
ENGL 283 FA
This course will explore how poetry by women challenges prevailing social arrangements and cultural traditions, and how it envisions change.
Poems by such poets as Emily Dickinson, Elizabeth Bishop, Gwendolyn Brooks, H.D., Adrienne Rich, Rita Dove, Joy Harjo, Lucille Clifton, Mary Oliver. Various critical and historical essays. Selected prose by some of
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Take home final exam, analytical journal, group presentation to class.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
See instructor for prerequisite override if you did NOT take English 201 but DO have equivalent preparation, for instance some other college-level course in the critical reading of poetry. This course is NOT for
students who have NO EXPERIENCE with
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Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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