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Advanced Poetry Writing

Semester and Year FA 2014
Course Number WRTNG-UG1564
Section 001
Instructor Scott Hightower
Days Fri
Time 11:00 AM - 1:45 PM
Units 4.0
Level U
Foundation Requirement


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


A workshop designed for serious poets, this class will teach students how to take their writing to another level both intellectually and artistically; depth of theme, imagination, and craft will be discussed. Emphasis will be placed on developing and strengthening one’s personal style and voice. Through work-shopping, students will further refine their critical eye as poet and reader. The class will include exercises and readings. Submission of work will be discussed and encouraged.



Course Type

Advanced Writing Courses (WRTNG-UG)

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