Courses

The courses listed below are provided by the Student Information Services (SIS). This listing provides a snapshot of immediately available courses within this department and may not be complete. Course registration information can be found at https://sis.jhu.edu/classes/.

Please consult the online course catalog for cross-listed courses and full course information.

Column one has the course number and section. Other columns show the course title, days offered, instructor's name, room number, if the course is cross-referenced with another program, and a option to view additional course information in a pop-up window.

Fiction Workshop
AS.220.624 (01)

Discussion and critique of fiction manuscripts by students enrolled in the MFA program. Some assignments possible.

  • Credits: 0.00
  • Level: Graduate
  • Days/Times: W 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • Instructor: Noel, Katharine
  • Room: Gilman 138D
  • Status: Open
  • Seats Available: 12/20

Readings in Fiction: The Novelist as Poet
AS.220.609 (01)

An examination of some half-dozen English-language novelists who were also significant poets. Readings will include both novels and poems. The course seeks to bridge the gap between the two genres.

  • Credits: 0.00
  • Level: Graduate
  • Days/Times: T 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • Instructor: Leithauser, Brad
  • Room: Gilman 138D
  • Status: Open
  • Seats Available: 12/20

Creating the Poetry Chapbook
AS.220.437 (01)

Students will build on previous work in the major by completing a project of sustained length, depth, and cohesion (15 - 25 pages) in their final semester. Application only; Advanced Poetry prerequisite.

  • Credits: 3.00
  • Level:
  • Days/Times: T 1:30PM - 4:00PM
  • Instructor: Malech, Dora Rachel
  • Room: Gilman 79
  • Status: Closed
  • Seats Available: 12/15

Independent Study
AS.220.800 (01)

  • Credits: 0.00
  • Level: Graduate
  • Days/Times:
  • Instructor: Staff
  • Room:  
  • Status: Open
  • Seats Available: 5/5

Readings in Poetry: Sonnet and Sequence
AS.220.608 (01)

This course will use the sonnet form as a through line to consider both aesthetic shifts and the enduring lyric impulse across centuries of poetry in English, with a particular focus on how contemporary poets are working with the form through individual poems, sequences, and book-length works. Coursework will include reading, critical writing and presentation, discussion, and completion of an original lyric sequence.

  • Credits: 0.00
  • Level: Graduate
  • Days/Times: Th 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • Instructor: Malech, Dora Rachel
  • Room: Gilman 138D
  • Status: Open
  • Seats Available: 12/20

Poetry Workshop
AS.220.626 (01)

Discussion and critique of poetry manuscripts by students enrolled in the MFA program. Some assignments possible.

  • Credits: 0.00
  • Level: Graduate
  • Days/Times: F 2:00PM - 5:00PM
  • Instructor: Arthur, James P
  • Room: Gilman 138D
  • Status: Open
  • Seats Available: 12/20

Thesis
AS.220.802 (01)

  • Credits: 0.00
  • Level: Graduate
  • Days/Times:
  • Instructor: Staff
  • Room:  
  • Status: Open
  • Seats Available: 5/5

Course # (Section) Title Day/Times Instructor Room Info
AS.220.624 (01)Fiction WorkshopW 2:00PM - 5:00PMNoel, KatharineGilman 138D
AS.220.609 (01)Readings in Fiction: The Novelist as PoetT 2:00PM - 5:00PMLeithauser, BradGilman 138D
AS.220.437 (01)Creating the Poetry ChapbookT 1:30PM - 4:00PMMalech, Dora RachelGilman 79
AS.220.800 (01)Independent StudyStaff 
AS.220.608 (01)Readings in Poetry: Sonnet and SequenceTh 2:00PM - 5:00PMMalech, Dora RachelGilman 138D
AS.220.626 (01)Poetry WorkshopF 2:00PM - 5:00PMArthur, James PGilman 138D
AS.220.802 (01)ThesisStaff 

Column one has the course number and section. Other columns show the course title, days offered, instructor's name, room number, if the course is cross-referenced with another program, and a option to view additional course information in a pop-up window.

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