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Class Notes for ENGLISH 131 at University of California - Berkeley (UCB)

BERKELEYENGLISH 131O' Brien GeoffreyFall

ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Enjambment, Polysemy

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25 Aug 2016
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Usually we assume that form serves function. Ex: the particular structure of sonnets makes them a good vehicle for shakespeare"s love poems. But maybe
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BERKELEYENGLISH 131O' Brien GeoffreyFall

ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Prose Poetry, Vehicle Emissions Control, Heterosexism

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29 Sep 2016
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Prose Poetry, Apposition, Cubism

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29 Sep 2016
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Mis modification - modified in a way we"re not used to. Etiquette manual: how not to be a proper lady. Recipe book: how not to bake a normativity cake.
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Simile, Blic, Carbon Bubble

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3 Nov 2016
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture 24: 11/30 Foust - Time Down to Mind

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3 Dec 2016
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Apostrophe cascades: contraxn & possession made strange. Middle age (cf. prufrock) as figure for poetic inefficacy. Sealing the u. s. archive (ww & ed
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: English Compound, Nonperson, Enjambment

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3 Nov 2016
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History & nation vs race transnational/transmedium justification. Both handle the q of what"s available to them, what their poetry can do, how it shoul
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Prose Poetry, Trochee, Synesthesia

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15 Oct 2016
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Ed"s own form - self - difference. Death (face) - life (face) ritual - pain/feeling freezing - thawing. Dickinson always prefers dynamism or being in t
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Indep, Enjambment, Parataxis

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27 Aug 2016
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View"d, to-day, from a point of view sufficiently over-arching, the problem of humanity all over the civilized world is social and religious, and is to
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 22: Deixis, Patent Leather, Dream Vision

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17 Nov 2016
4
Anti-pastoral (critique of the desire to escape) Ashbery: queer white poet, first book comes out 1956 fled to fr b/c afraid of mccarthy era, not just r
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Rhinemaidens, Gramophone Record, Fire Sermon

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25 Oct 2016
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Walt Whitman, Sanatorium, Necrophilia

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6 Oct 2016
5
Like an rpg game lol - unclear speakers, violent jump cuts, brevity of exposure to scenes. Not educated enough, we feel ourselves missing things - frus
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ENGLISH 131 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Terza Rima, Tercet, Anglophile

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6 Oct 2016
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Love song for vs love song of. Tradition and individual talent - critical prose account of what eliot"s trying to do in his major poems. Could link all
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