Course: ENGL 463B. Contemporary Poetry (3)
Preparatory: 6 units of lower division literature courses, or 3 units of lower division literature and ENGL 355. Intensive study and analysis of the poems of major English language authors since 1955, including such writers as Robert Lowell, Sylvia Plath, John Berryman, Adrienne Rich, Allen Ginsberg, James Wright, John Ashbery, Amiri Baraka, Maxine Kumin, Rita Dove and Seamus Heaney. Available for graduate credit.