University of Atlantia

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Sonnets - Origins and History

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Instructor:
Katarzyna Witkowska


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA82 June 9, 2012
Crs #:
505
Date:
Sat Jun 09
Time:
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
8/30
Room:
220
Course Category:
Arts & Sciences
Track:
Poetry
Description
We know that Shakespeare wrote sonnets but where did sonnets originate. What is the difference between the original form and the Shakespearean form? How did it develop and who brought it to England? The class will look at differences in rhyme scheme and the tone of the poem.