Poetry of English Renaissance

English 313

Usual Description

Passionate, argumentative, imaginative, and dazzling, the poetry of the English Renaissance was central to visualizing the self within a changing social order. This course focuses on the relationship of poetry and the visual in this era of civil and religious struggles – sometimes called the Baroque, sometimes the Early Modern. We will read a number of English poets, including Donne, Herbert, and Milton, in relationship with visual artists such as Rubens and Rembrandt. British, Pre-1700.

Course Listings

These are all of the listings of this course recorded in the Oberlin course catalog since the fall of 2007.

Listing Semester Professor
English 313
English 313 Taught by Nicholas Jones