Metaphysical Poetry: The Seventeenth-Century Lyric and Beyond

Semester: 

Fall

Offered: 

2022
In an age of scientific and political revolution, how do poets respond when common beliefs about God, humans, cosmic and social order, consciousness, and gender have been taken away? Modern poetry starts in the seventeenth century when poets, notably women poets, sought new grounds for poetic expression.
 
Additional Information:
Faculty: Gordon Teskey
Semester: Full Fall Term
Time: Tuesday, 3:45 - 5:45 pm
ENGLISH 90QM