2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Way of Haiku and Haibun

Fall quarter

Faculty: Kate Crowe

Fields of Study: writing

Fall: CRN (Credit) Level 10193 (2)  Students may register for this course after their time ticket opens during regular registration.

Credits: 2(F)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Evening


This poetry course will focus on the Japanese masters Basho, Busson, Issa, and others. Students will research and study the lives of ancient poets and explore traditional forms of haiku, renga, and haibun. Students will practice writing poetry in these ancient forms and will work collaboratively and individually as they create a portfolio of poems. Beginners and science students are especially encouraged to take this class.

Maximum Enrollment: 24

Advertised Schedule: 6-8p Wed

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: No Required Online Learning

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