ENG348Y1Y L0101 T3, R2-4
Modern Poetry to 1960
Professor Ming Xie
Brief Description of Course: This course is a special study of the representative poets of the modern(ist) period. It aims for an in-depth engagement with some of their most significant works and a critical understanding of their poetic theories and techniques, as well as their intellectual and cultural perspectives. The course helps students develop skills in close reading and build confidence in critical interpretation..
Required Reading: Texts to be accessed online and via the Robarts Library e-resources.
First Three Authors/Texts: TBA.
Method of Instruction: Lecture/discussion.
Method of Evaluation: Informed participation (10%), first essay (20%), term test (15%), second essay (30%), final test (25%).