English 609: Poetry Writing
August 31, 2017
What's due today:
sonic level, ideational level (myth)
What's due next class:
Reading for next week: sonic level
- Addonzio, 6-10
- Online: sound: Heaney, Follower*; Bishop, The Bight*; Hopkins, Windhover; The Seafarer; Lux, Time*; Fulton, About Face
- Byer, Wildwood Flower (on Blackboard, Content, Readings folder) (read it and fill this form out: Poetry Book Analysis Worksheet
Writing Homework: post a poem on the first discussion board by Monday. Write a poem describing a collections of old objects, a old photograph you have some connection to but don't know well, or a landscape, a list on things on your desk (or some other list), a poem using specialized vocabulary (like quilting), or an object (like an old boat) described as your parents--or choose another topic.
Respond to the three workshop poems plus at least three others. Try to make sure everyone gets responded to.