Jun 23, 2020
This was a superb workshop. I enjoyed myself thoroughly and learned a lot that came in my way. Grasping poetry devices taught in such an fun way was really awesome. The mentors were very supportive.
Jun 12, 2020
Loved the course. Douglas Kearney is amazing as an instructor. I love poetry and this workshop has made me happy during the times of COVID 19. I thank CalArts for the encouragement and appreciation.
By Santiago C L•
Jan 20, 2018
Good course for a begining. In some ways is an option to improve, in other is good way to return to the own imgination
By Suzy W•
Feb 09, 2018
This course fit in perfectly in my busy life. I learned something new (or re-remembered it) each week in this course!
By Renee A•
Oct 25, 2017
I loved how the instructor taught the course. I would take every writing course he might decide to offer on Coursera.
By Mary C•
May 14, 2020
So enjoyed your course
Your sense of humor opened
My mind to create
Imagery, allowing me
An escape from this weird world.
By WU S•
Mar 13, 2020
Playing with words is always my great pleasure especially with other echoing minds. This is a great course! What fun!
By Gracie A•
Apr 16, 2018
I loved this course! It was amazing and entertaining. Also, this course helped spark inspiration through the prompts
By Savarni P•
May 08, 2016
This course has helped me out a lot and turned my vague knowledge on Poetry to a concrete one. I personally love it!
By Deleted A•
Aug 25, 2018
Interesting, useful and fun course with a unique (actually, unforgettable) instructor presentation style. Thanks :)
By Saul G•
Mar 07, 2019
Instructor, Mr.KEARNEY makeS of poetry something so lit. It has awaked the interest for understanding it better.
By Carla G•
Sep 26, 2016
This course gave me a better understanding of poetry, the art form. The class is well-structured and well-paced.
By Reuben J•
Dec 08, 2017
Extremely useful and well explained for anybody from someone who has never seen the topics to English graduates
By Vladislav L•
Nov 24, 2016
An amazing, interesting and very thought-provoking course! Thank you, Douglas Kearney and all fellow students!
By Larry W•
Mar 22, 2018
Engaging and informative but not overwhelming. A wonderful introduction to the various components of poetry.
By Gustavo A G A•
Aug 28, 2017
Extraordinario maestro. Gran curso. Hace que la poesía sea algo asequible para todos. Altamente recomendable
By Xie W•
Mar 10, 2017
It's a lot of fun to study this course, especially the peer review could be very rewarding and entertaining.
Apr 10, 2017
The setup and information provided and partnered with prompts is really helpful in aquiring greater skills.
By Alisha B•
Jun 21, 2020
Amazing course! I learned so much about not only writing poetry, but reading it and analyzing. I loved it!
By Mo A•
Jun 21, 2020
Doug is a great teacher and I enjoyed his methods a lot. I learned a lot from him. I appreciate it all!
By katie w•
Aug 01, 2019
The instructor is great and we get to read some really awesome poetry. The prompts are fun and creative!
By Kamila Ś•
Aug 30, 2017
Nice, easy and informative. Enjoyed it very much. Now I'm starting work on my own little book of poetry.
By Deepika S•
Jul 11, 2017
Learning a lot of things relevant for this course; I think the peer graded workshop is very helpful too.
Mar 07, 2018
This was an entry level course to poetry and I feel like by taking it I have become a much better poet.
Jan 03, 2018
Amazing! An engaging, pleasing, and intelligible (as well as intelligent) instructor—I fully recommend.
By E. S S•
Dec 22, 2015
fun and informative class, with interesting exercises, instructor grabs your attention in short videos.
Jun 11, 2020
Beautifully taught. The professor is one of the most enthusiastic educator I have ever come across!