Special Topic: Modern Poetry

30 points

Not offered 2021, offered in 2016

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This course introduces students to the high points and key parts of modern and contemporary poetry in English from W.B. Yeats to the present day, focusing on some of the major writers, movements and anthologies, and including figures from Britian, Ireland, the United States and New Zealand. Plenty of attention will be paid to individual poems.