Units of Study

ENGL4118 - Modern Australian Poetry and Poetics

Semester 1, 2018  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Peter John Kirkpatrick
Phone: +61 2 9351 2270
Email: peter.kirkpatrick@sydney.edu.au


This unit explores the history, contexts and variety of modern and contemporary Australian poetry, with particular focus on the question of modernism. Students will study a selection of key Australian poets and statements about poetry from 1900 to the present.


1x 6000wd Essay (100%)


1x2hr seminar/week


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