English 609: Poetry Writing

September 21, 2017

What's due today:

  • Discussion of Hugo
  • Workshopping (use this prompt):
  • Four levels of poetry: sonic level (accentual prosody and syllabic prosody)
  • Workshopping (use this prompt):

What's due next class:

Reading for next week: repeating forms

Poet's Companion 151-170

Poetry Reading for next week Sestinas

Online: Other repeating forms

Writing homework: Try a directive. Try a poem using either syllabic or stress prosody.