“Forms of Poetry” investigates a literary genre via both theory and practice, operating like a laboratory, emphasizing experimentation, and embracing making as a way of learning. “Forms of Poetry” explores three different types of writing (literary criticism, critical theory, and poetry) while assuming no significant expertise in any one area.  Satisfies English major (Innovation Course) and minor requirements.  Satisfies Global Literary Theory Interdisciplinary minor requirement.   Satisfies the Literary Studies, Creative Writing/Rhetoric requirement.  No creative writing background is required; there are no prerequisites.