William B. Yeats: No Country for Old Men

Thursdays, 10 am - 12 pm

Facilitators: Rob Gibson, Melissa Pomerantz

Poet, dramatist and Nobel laureate William B. Yeats achieved greatness as a poet through a series of personal and artistic transitions. We will consider the stages of Yeats’s evolution as an artist, an Irish nationalist, and a public man by reading and discussing selected poems from his youth, maturity, and older age.

Required textbook: The Collected Poems of W. B. Yeats, Richard Finneran ed. ISBN 978-1853264542

ThursdaysOctober 26 – November 16, 202310 am – 12 pmIn-person
WashU West Campus
$80Full Class. Click here to join wait list.
begins August 29th