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Poetry, Passion, Painting


Poetry by Charles Baudelaire, Paul Verlaine, Heather Dohollau, Anne H\00C3\00A9bert. Close Reading. Resonances with impressionists and other art. Dynamics of image, rhythms, sounds, time, space, emotions, poetic voice.

Satisfies distribution requirement in Literary Studies, Creative Writing, and Rhetoric.


FRE 241 is dual-listed with FRE 341. FRE 241 is open to students coming out of FRE 201 or FRE 212 or the equivalents. Students who have completed FRE 220 or above must enroll in FRE 341. FRE 241 does not count in lieu of the requirement in "Introduction to Literature" for departmental majors and minors. (Not offered 2015-16.)