Robert Frost

English 390S-1.01

The purpose of this seminar is to facilitate a better understanding of the total poetic oeuvre of Robert Frost.  Toward that end, we will study the poet's biography, his essays and letters, and the intellectual/cultural backdrop of his life and times.  Requirements will include two term papers of 5-7 pages, two or three hour exams (but no three-hour final exam), and some participation in class discussion.