HENK03906U  English - Free topic 8: American Poetry from Colonial Period to the Mid-20th Century (exam form A,B,C)

Volume 2015/2016

In this course we will follow the contours and direction of American Poetry from its Puritan beginnings to the post-World War II period, examining literary traditions, movements and schools, intellectual currents and shaping forces and, of course, individual poets and poems. The poets to be studied will include: Anne Bradstreet, Edward Taylor, Philip Freneau, Walt Whitman, Robinson Jeffers, Robert Frost, Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, W.C. Williams, Marianne Moore, and others.

7,5 ECTS
Type of assessment
Criteria for exam assesment
  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 28
  • Preparation
  • 176,75
  • Total
  • 204,75