1st Year K.C.L- 2nd Semester, Part One: Poetry

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1st Year K.C.L- 2nd Semester, Part One: Poetry

Post by Rachid Amri on Wed Jan 16, 2008 10:55 am

University of Kairouan
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Department of English
First Year Key Concepts in Literature
Academic Year 2007-2008
Coordinator: Rachid AMRI


Course Description:
Second Semester
Poetry


Learning Outcomes
1. Students will demonstrate, through written and oral discourse, that they've developed an appreciation of poetry and poetic language..
2. Students will demonstrate understanding of specific techniques used in writing poetry (meter, iamb,
couplet, rhyme scheme, and free verse etc).
In this unit students will read, discuss, analyze and present poetry. Through the investigation of a
wide variety of poetry, they will gain an appreciation and understanding of poetry, poetic
language and how poets can relate their message through this form of literature.

Suggested poems to be read
1. "Women Work" - Maya Angelou
2. "The Walloping Window-blind" - Charles E. Carryl
3. "A Song of Greatness" - translated by Mary Austin (A Chippewa song)
4. "A Narrow Fellow in the Grass" - Emily Dickinson
5. "There is No Frigate Like a Book" - Emily Dickinson
6. "Sympathy" - Paul Lawrence Dunbar
7. "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" - Robert Frost
8. "Apostrophe to the Ocean" - George Gordon, Lord Byron
9. "Mother to Son" - Langston Hughes
10. "Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing" - James Weldon Johnson
11. "If" - Rudyard Kipling
12. "A Psalm of Life" - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
13. "The Raven" - Edgar Allan Poe
14. "All the World's a Stage" - William Shakespeare - FROM As You Like It
15. "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud" - William Wordsworth
16. Who Goes With Fergus? William Butler Yeats
17. A Slumber Did My Spirit Seal William Wordsworth
18. The Splendor Falls On Castle Walls Alfred, Lord Tennyson
19. Recital - John Updike
20. Upon Julia's Voice - Robert Herrick
21. The Splendor Falls On Castle Walls - Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Sound and Meaning
Euphony/ Cacaphony/ onomatopoeia
Suggested poems: Nbr: 16-17-19
Alliteration and Assonance
Initial/ internal/ hidden alliteration
Assonance
Suggested poems: Nbr: 20-21
Rime
Consonance/ end rime/ internal rime/ Masculine rime/ feminine rime/eye rime
Rhythm
Stresses and pauses- stress or accent- unstressed or slack syllables/caesura
Meter: (prosody)
Iambic/ Anapestic/ Trochaic/ Dactylic
Monometer/ dimeter/ trimeter/ tetrameter/ pentameter/ hexameter/ heptameter/ octameter

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Re: 1st Year K.C.L- 2nd Semester, Part One: Poetry

Post by Abdallah1 on Sat Mar 07, 2009 8:53 pm

thank you Sir...
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Re: 1st Year K.C.L- 2nd Semester, Part One: Poetry

Post by mochamed achraf nagati on Tue Feb 16, 2010 12:55 am

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