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Advanced Poetry Writing

Semester and Year SP 2017
Course Number WRTNG-UG1564
Section 001
Instructor Scott Hightower
Days F
Time 12:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Units 4
Level U


Prerequisite WRTNG-UG 1560 or CRWRI-UA 817 or CRWRI-UA 830 or permission of instructor. Students may take Advanced Poetry Writing two times.


A workshop designed for serious poets, this class teaches students how to take their writing to another level both intellectually and artistically; depth of theme, imagination, and craft are discussed. Emphasis is placed on developing and strengthening one’s personal style and voice. Through workshopping, students further refine their critical abilities as poets and readers. The class includes exercises and readings. Submission of work will be discussed and encouraged.


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Advanced Writing Courses (WRTNG-UG)