Six Poets: 1945-Present

English 324

Usual Description

This course will pay close attention to poetry’s efforts to find new forms and modes of expression in a world overshadowed by unthinkable acts and unspeakable experience. How have lyric poets undertaken to employ their art to give voice to what appears to be, by definition, unutterable? Lowell, Bishop, Plath, Heaney, Ashbery, Graham. American, Post-1900.

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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 324 Taught by DeSales Harrison