Studies in American Literature: Radical Poetics

Course Number: ENGL 235
Prerequisites: Graduate Standing
Catalog Course Entry: ENGL 235
Quarter: Fall 2011
Instructor: Huang, Yunte
Day(s): W
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM
Location: SH 2714
Description:

Content of the course will vary from quarter to quarter and these courses may be repeated for credit with consent of the chair of the departmental graduate committee.

A study of twentieth-century avant-garde poetics. Texts include Ezra Pound, The Cantos; Gertrude Stein, Tender Buttons; Wittgenstein, Philosophical Investigations; Susan Howe, Midnight; Marjorie Perloff, 21st-Century Modernism; Jerome McGann, Radiant Textuality; Charles Bernstein, selections.