ENGC47H3 Modernist Poetry

A study of poetry written roughly between the World Wars. Poets from several nations may be considered. Topics to be treated include Modernist difficulty, formal experimentation, and the politics of verse. Literary traditions from which Modernist poets drew will be discussed, as will the influence of Modernism on postmodern writing.

Prerequisite: 

Any 6.0 credits

Recommended Preparation: 
Enrolment Limits: 
45
Breadth Requirements: 
Arts, Literature & Language