Ghazal

The ghazal is a Persian/Urdu form made of couplets that generally have end rhyme and repeat the last word at the close of the couplet. Many poets encountered the form through Persian poets Rumi and Hafiz. American poet Aga Shahid Ali brought the Urdu form to contemporary American poetry at the turn of the 21st Century. … Continue reading Ghazal

348 Advanced Creative Writing

ENGL 348/3 Advanced Poetry Workshop M-W 14:45 – 16:00 Sina Queyras LB 674 2 sinaqueyras@alcor.concordia.ca This is an advanced poetry workshop. The bulk of our time will be spent reading and discussing student work. However, students will also read and discuss contemporary poetry and poetics in book, and from print and online journals that arise … Continue reading 348 Advanced Creative Writing