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Spring 2015-2016
CWR 202 (LA)   P/D/F Only

Creative Writing (Poetry)

Michael C. Dickman
Meghan E. O'Rourke
James Richardson
Tracy K. Smith
Monica Y. Youn

ENROLLMENT BY APPLICATION OR INTERVIEW. DEPARTMENTAL PERMISSION REQUIRED.

Practice in the original composition of poetry supplemented by the reading and analysis of standard works. Criticism by practicing writers and talented peers encourages the student's growth as both creator and reader of literature. This class is open to beginning and intermediate students by application.


Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
One manuscript per week is submitted. Reading of other students' submissions in advance of workshop in which they are to be discussed. Other assigned readings or exercises. 20-75 pages per week.

Requirements/Grading:
Other (See Instructor) - 100%

Other Requirements:
Not Open to Graduate Students.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Interested students complete an application (arts.princeton.edu/cwr-app) and include a writing sample of 3-4 pages of poetry. No prerequisites. Application deadline is November 22, 2015..

Other information:
Individual conferences are scheduled at intervals during the semester. There are no exams. Students may begin the creative writing sequence with either CWR 201 or 202. Further information is available online at: http://arts.princeton.edu/academics/creative-writing/program-of-study/ This course cannot be audited.

Website:  http://arts.princeton.edu/academics/creative-writing

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
41868 C01 1:30 pm - 4:20 pm W   New South Building   602   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed
41865 C02 1:30 pm - 3:50 pm M   New South Building   602   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed
41866 C03 1:30 pm - 3:50 pm T   New South Building   605   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed
41867 C04 1:30 pm - 4:20 pm M   New South Building   619   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed
41869 C05 1:30 pm - 3:50 pm W   New South Building   605   Enrolled:9 Limit:10
41870 C06 9:00 am - 10:50 am W   New South Building   619   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed
41871 C07 9:00 am - 10:50 am Th   New South Building   619   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed