"Imitation, conscious imitation, is one of the great methods, perhaps the method of learning to write." - Theodor Roethke
In this class we will review and consciously imitate the style, rhythm, and structure of a different poem each week. Student's poems will be critiqued in class. Students will become more adept a close reading, as well as identifying and utilizing craft elements in their own work. Bring pen and paper to the first class.