Introductory Poetry

Practice in the original composition of poetry supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Criticism by practicing writers and talented peers encourages the student’s growth as both creator and reader of literature. This class is open to beginning and intermediate students by application.

Application required


Section C02 taught by Paul Muldoon will focus on “The Sonnet.”

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Paul Muldoon

Howard G.B. Clark '21 University Professor in the Humanities;
Director, Princeton Atelier; Professor of Creative Writing (on leave Spring 2020)


C01 - Susan Wheeler

Wednesdays, 1:30-4:20 PM

C02 - Paul Muldoon

Tuesdays, 2:30 - 4:20 PM

C03 - Rowan Ricardo Phillips

Tuesdays, 1:30-4:20 PM

C04 - Michael Dickman

Thursdays, 9:00 - 10:50 AM

C05 - Jenny Xie

Tuesdays, 1:30 - 4:20 PM

C06 - Jim Richardson

Mondays, 1:30 - 4:20 PM

C07 - Monica Youn

Tuesdays, 1:30 - 3:20 PM

C08 - Tracy K. Smith

Wednesdays, 1:30 - 4:20 PM