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Poetry Writing, English 125

Poetry Writing is a course designed for students who are interested in learning more about the craft of writing poetry. In this class,we will study the work of well-known poets, write and share our own poetry with the class, and learn about how to get our poetry published.

Required Course Materials

The textbooks for this course will be:

- The Triggering Town by Richard Hugo, W.W. Norton Publishing, Inc.
- In the Palm of Your Hand: A Guide to Writing Poetry by Steve Kowit, Tilbury House Publishing, Inc.

Links for Poets

Poets and Writers Magazine Website
- Check out the 1999 Poetry Desk Calendar, edited and compiled by Kris Bigalk Keeney. If you would like to check out the calendar, click on the box:

Kris Bigalk Keeney
2006 S Ankeny Blvd, Bldg 2, Room 5
Des Moines Area Community College
Ankeny, IA 50021
(515) 964-6577

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