ENG-334 Ecopoetics

This seminar will ask students to consider poets' experimentation with form in response to their understanding and experience of the natural world. How do poets express ecological ideas in poetry. Poets we consider may include Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, William Carlos Williams, Wallace Stevens, Robinson Jeffers, Elizabeth Bishop, Richard Wilbur, Sylvia Plath, Gary Snyder, Seamus Heaney, A.R. Ammons, and Mary Oliver.(Literature Seminars) Prerequisites: 200-level Introduction to Literary Studies course (any version).


3 credits


One 200-level literature course (any version) must be taken prior to registering for this course.