- Explore the unique and ubiquitous literary form of poetry.
- Discover the elements that make up a poem.
- Learn about techniques that poets use and apply them to your own writing efforts.
- Read work by Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, June Jordan, Ilya Kaminsky, and others.
Experts in their fields, the faculty who design and lead CAU's summer classes know their subjects inside and out. From Cornell presidents and administrators to distinguished faculty and leaders in university athletics and the arts, these engaged and dynamic teachers are passionate about sharing their expertise with you. Thanks to them, you can return to the classroom, without the stress of tests, simply for the joy of learning.