This course covers the body of modern poetry, its characteristic techniques, concerns, and major practitioners. The authors discussed range from Yeats, Eliot, and Pound, to Stevens, Moore, Bishop, and Frost with additional lectures on the poetry of World War One, Imagism, and the Harlem Renaissance. Diverse methods of literary criticism are employed, such as historical, biographical, and gender criticism.
This course was recorded in Spring 2007.
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|Lecture 1: Introduction – Modern Poetry Details||00:47:00|
|Lecture 2: Robert Frost Details||00:46:00|
|Lecture 3: Robert Frost (cont.) Details||00:50:00|
|Lecture 4: William Butler Yeats Details||00:46:00|
|Lecture 5: William Butler Yeats (cont.) Details||00:48:00|
|Lecture 6: William Butler Yeats (cont.) Details||00:45:00|
|Lecture 7: World War I Poetry in England Details||00:53:00|
|Lecture 8: Imagism Details||00:46:00|
|Lecture 9: Ezra Pound Details||00:52:00|
|Lecture 10: T.S. Eliot Details||00:50:00|
|Lecture 11: T.S. Eliot (cont.) Details||00:50:00|
|Lecture 12: T.S. Eliot (cont.) Details||00:50:00|
|Lecture 13: Hart Crane Details||00:39:00|
|Lecture 14: Hart Crane (cont.) Details||00:47:00|
|Lecture 15: Langston Hughes Details||00:46:00|
|Lecture 16: William Carlos Williams Details||00:48:00|
|Lecture 17: Marianne Moore Details||00:43:00|
|Lecture 18: Marianne Moore (cont.) Details||00:43:00|
|Lecture 19: Wallace Stevens Details||00:51:00|
|Lecture 20: Wallace Stevens (cont.) Details||00:50:00|
|Lecture 21: Wallace Stevens (cont.) Details||00:51:00|
|Lecture 22: W. H. Auden Details||00:45:00|
|Lecture 23: W. H. Auden (cont.) Details||00:51:00|
|Lecture 24: Elizabeth Bishop Details||00:47:00|
|Lecture 25: Elizabeth Bishop (cont.) Details||00:41:00|
|Final Exam Details||01:30:00|
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