English 45 - Winter, 2024

Introductory Topics in Poetry

Class Information

Instructor: Solomon, Jeff
CRN: 44563
Time: TR 3:10-4:30pm
Location: Bainer 1134
GE Areas: Writing Experience


Lyrics & Linernotes:

A course in close reading. Examines the musical qualities of poetry and the lyrical tradition, Homer to Hip Hop.


Reading Responses - 50%
Quizzes/Activities -10%
Midterm Exam - 10%
Short Essay - Close Reading- 10%
Final Exam/Longer Essay - 20%


The Norton Anthology of Poetry