We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. Read more…

Introduction to Poetry: Nature of Poetry


Get Directions

#var:page_name# cover

Location: University of Cincinnati Teachers College, Room 600 (located at 2602 Clifton Avenue). This class open to individuals with & without disabilities. No grades, no homework, just fun learning experiences!

Class Instructor: Kara Gall

The Nature of Poetry will focus on poets who reflect the power of nature through their words. The poems we read are chosen from a variety of genres, authors, and historical periods, ranging from sonnets to blues, Walt Whitman to Mary Oliver, and American Transcendentalism to the present. Students will explore the distinctive characteristics of poetry as a genre and have the opportunity to engage in conversation about poetry with contemporary Cincinnati poets