Geology students reviewing a topographical map. background

Course Catalog

Modern Poetry

This course offers a historical overview of poetic development from the late 19th century through the contemporary moment in Britain and the United States. It explores modern poetry by poets in the context of modernism – an international, interdisciplinary movement that spanned both world wars and included literature, music, drama, art and film. The course will help students develop and practice their skills at reading and analyzing poetry.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credits: 4.0