University of Atlantia

Course Detail

How to Document Medieval Poetry

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Instructor:
Katarzyna Witkowska


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA82 June 9, 2012
Crs #:
405
Date:
Sat Jun 09
Time:
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
4/30
Room:
220
Course Category:
Arts & Sciences
Track:
Poetry
Description
The class will look at documentation of medieval poetry. We will cover how to document the form and where it originated, how to prove your poem meets the requirements of that form, how to document poetic devices and do it all in a way that judges can easily understand. The class will also cover scansion and how to use it to help in writing a specific form and in documenting it. We will also review the items judges look for in a poem and briefly discuss performance.