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World Poetry Since 1789

An exploration of poetry across time, cultures, and peoples

  • Ended
  • $95/month
  • Sierra Madre, CA

Service Description

Poets see the world through different eyes. This class is an introduction to a variety of poetry since 1789. Poets like Wordsworth, Coleridge, Dickinson, Williams, Frost, and Haney will be read and studied. The forms, meters, and rhythms of poetry will be discussed as well as the author's purpose, historical setting, and personal background. We will explore questions like: How is poetry written? Why? How is it different from writing a story? How can one say so much with so few words?

Cancellation Policy

For camps, clients may cancel up to ONE WEEK before camp begins and receive a half refund. For tutoring sessions, clients may cancel up to ONE DAY before their appointment to receive a half refund. Cancellations made the day of tutoring appointments will not receive a refund. Cancelation of any course must be made in writing via email to If cancelation occurs on or before the 2nd class session of the month, tuition will be waived for that month. Should cancelation occur after the 2nd class session of the month, tuition for that month will still be applied. Thank you for your understanding.

Contact Details


Sierra Madre, CA, USA

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