Creative Writing: Poetry

ENGL XL 136
Start writing poetry in this introductory course where you read work by contemporary poets and discuss your poems in a writers' workshop setting.
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Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
5.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Earn UCLA transferable credit
  • Explore form and free verse poetry
  • Read work by contemporary poets
  • Learn to critique writing by your peers
  • Develop your poetic voice

About this course:

Available for UCLA transferable credit, this workshop combines writing assignments with an exploration of contemporary poetry. You look at forms ranging from the sonnet to prose poems and develop your own voice. Each week the work of a contemporary poet is discussed and writing assignments are critiqued. The course goal is to finish with a number of polished and completed poems and understand the demands and rewards of living an inspired life through poetry. Transferable for UC credit.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Laurel Ann Bogen
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Fee:
$699.00
1 day left. Enroll by Sep 25, 2018
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. No refund after September 27, 2018.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 27, 2018
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Tue Sep 25, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Oct 2, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Oct 9, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Oct 16, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Oct 23, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Oct 30, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Nov 6, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Nov 13, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Nov 20, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Nov 27, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110
Discussion
Tue Dec 4, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 110

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