English 283. Describing the Lyric: Graduate Seminar

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2016

Monday, 2:00-4:00 | Location: Barker 269

Each change in period style presents a problem of description to the critic. We consider a wide range of poetic styles, from the court styles of Elizabethan poetry through the verse of W.B. Yeats, inquiring in each case which avenues of description prove productive.