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Poetry, Passion, Painting


Poetry by Charles Baudelaire, Paul Verlaine, Heather Dohollau, Anne H\00E9bert. Close Reading. Resonances with impressionists and other art. Dynamics of image, rhythms, sounds, time, space, emotions, poetic voice.

Students entering 2012 and after: satisfies Literary Studies, Creative Writing, and Rhetoric distribution requirements.
Students entering before 2012: satisfies Literature distribution requirement.


FRE 241 is dual-listed with FRE 341. FRE 241 is open to students coming out of FRE 201 or FRE 212 or the equivalents. Students who have completed FRE 220 or above must enroll in FRE 341. FRE 241 does not count in lieu of the requirement in "Introduction to Literature" for departmental majors and minors. (Fall)