T C 125K • The Poetry of Philip Larkin
3:30 PM-5:00 PM
This course is a study of Larkins poems, his development as a poet, and the particularities of his outlook, style and sensibilities.
About the Professor Steven Isenberg, an adjunct professor of humanities here since last fall, has been a newspaper publisher, chief of staff to the mayor of New York, a litigator, and interim president of a university. Over the last few years, he has taught at Yale, Berkeley, Davidson, Polytechnic (Brooklyn), and the New School. He is on the advisory council of the Harry Ransom Center. He did his BA at the University of California at Berkeley and his BA, MA at Worcester College, Oxford, all in English literature and his J.D. at Yale Law School. He lives in New York City, but now owns cowboy boots.
Philip Larkin, Collected Poems Critical essays will be distributed