What is a reading response? These are brief presentations of your reading of the assigned text. Make copious notes—engage directly with the text, finding points of tension, strengths, questions you have. Describe briefly the core idea, offer summary of points, provide evidence in the way of—quotes etc. Take a minute to organize your response—even if … Continue reading Reading Response & Presenting a Poem
Why did I write it down? In order to remember, of course, but exactly what was it I wanted to remember? How much of it actually happened? Did any of it? Why do I keep a notebook at all? It is easy to deceive oneself on all those scores. The impulse to write things down … Continue reading Why a writing journal?
ENGL 348/3 Advanced Poetry Workshop M-W 14:45 – 16:00 Sina Queyras LB 674 2 firstname.lastname@example.org 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