An interdisciplinary approach toward development of literacy in multiple popular traditions of poetry, including in social justice movements, by incarcerated people, and through alternative media. Includes scrutiny of published poems from multiple cultural traditions, a focus on community, and the cultivation and public presentation of new poems.
IDST 36-501 is a 16-week in-person course that meets on Ocean campus Tuesdays from 6:10pm-9:00pm. It requires the use of Canvas to access course materials, submit assignments, and receive instructor feedback. Students will need access to an internet enabled device to complete assignments.
Recommended Preparation, Readiness for college-level English or ESL 188