English 4446/5446

Modern Poetry

Spring 2015


Contact Informaton

Course Description

Course Materials

Assignments and Grade Distribution

Course Policies

Course Schedule

Undergraduate Student Assignments

In Class Activities

Presentation Schedule


Close Reading Paper and Presentation


Wild Card Paper

Research Paper

Graduate Student Assignments

In Class Activities

Presentation Schedule

Annotated Bibliography and Presentation

Book Review

Wild Card Paper

Research Paper

Supporting Documents

Participation: Check your participation here.

Course Packet: Learn where to find the course packet here.

English Majors: Useful information for English majors is here.

Grade Spreadsheet: Calculate your final grade in the course using this spreadsheet.

Literary Analysis: Fundamental questions for interpreting poetry, fiction, drama, and film are located here.

MLA Style: The basics of MLA formatting, including a paper checklist, are here.

OWL: Purdue Online Writing Lab: Use this resource for writing papers.

Paper Templates and File Formats: Download MLA formatted templates here.

Research Methods: This is a step-by-step guide on to how to use the university to conduct research in literature classes.

Previous Semesters

Spring 2011 Syllabus

Spring 2011 Lectures

Spring 2011 Assignments

Spring 2015 Syllabus

Spring 2015 Assignments