Poetry Made Easy, Exciting and Vital
Osher (50+). This discussion group examines two poetry collections, The Poetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy and The One Hundred Best Poems of All Time.
About this course:In challenging times like these, we need poetry more than ever. This discussion group examines two exciting collections, The Poetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy and The One Hundred Best Poems of All Time. Both offer a cornucopia of delights, featuring the poetry of Whitman, Blake, Keats, Shakespeare, Frost, Dickinson, Donne, Yeats, Cummings, Basho, Collins and many others, celebrated and new. And every poem on the reading list is selected for its clarity, inspiration, insight and pleasure. Fear not!
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Plus members pay only $40 for this course. Visitors not permitted. Please download a free version of zoom at https://zoom.us/ to participate in this course.
You must be a current member of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at UCLA to enroll in this course. To become a member, proceed with enrolling in an OLLI course and you will be prompted to purchase a membership during checkout. For more information about OLLI, visit the Osher website.