English 243B

Poetry Writing Workshop


Section Semester Instructor Time Location Course Areas
1 Fall 2011 Hejinian, Lyn
Hejinian, Lyn
MW 4-5:30 223 Wheeler

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Description

This workshop is for poets who already have a body of work (however large or small) and who are currently working on a project or collection. It presupposes two things: that poetry as a project is as rigorous an undertaking as more typically scholarly undertakings; and that participants have an interest in theoretical concerns and see certain philosophical and/or social issues as relevant to poetry and to the particular technical problems (praxis or craft) that any work entails.

To be considered for admission to this course, please submit 5 photocopied pages of your poetry, along with an application form, to Professor Hejinian's mailbox in 322 Wheeler BY 4:00 P.M., TUESDAY, APRIL 19th, AT THE LATEST.

Be sure to read the paragraph concerning creative writing courses on page 1 of this Announcement of Classes for further information regarding enrollment in such courses!

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