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MFA Course Descriptions

IMF 56300
Classic Foundational Literature: Poetry

Instructor: Charlotte Covey

Class Type: Literature

Course Description:

This course will explore the poetry and poetics leading up to the 20th Century which form the foundation of present-day poetic schools, modes, and styles. The course will include poems and essays by poets including William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and Emily Dickinson. 

Textbook:

Norton Anthology of Poetry, Shorter 5th Edition
Eds. Margaret Ferguson, Mary Jo Salter, and Jon Stallworthy
ISBN 9780393979213

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301