English 127

Modern Poetry

Section Semester Instructor Time Location Course Areas
1 Fall 2014 Altieri, Charles F.
TTh 11-12:30 103 Moffitt

Book List

Ramazani, Johan, ed.: Norton Anthology of Modern and Contemporary Poetry, Vol. 1


This course will survey the work of major American and British poets who flourished in the twentieth century.  Poets will include W.B. Yeats, Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot, Robert Frost, W.H. Auden,  Hart Crane, Wallace Stevens, W.C. Williams, Lorine Neidecker. Robert Lowell, Elizabeth Bishop, Sylvia Plath, and John Ashbery.  The focus will be on close reading to establish how poets compose modes of attention to the world by their control of language.

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