If you haven't read poetry since high school, you're in for a surprise! There's a lot more to it than "Oh Captain, My Captain". Learn how to understand and appreciate a wide range of poetry. Read and discuss poems in a relaxed, nonjudgmental atmosphere. Find out what the kinds of poems you like say about you. For each session we will discuss three poems on a given topic; here are some examples: 19th century poetry compared to 20th century poetry, list poems, word choice, soundplay, love, loss and lust, poetry and the unconscious, poetry and dreams, imagery and imagism, solving the mysteries in poems, poetic manifestos, emotional landscapes and the end of the world.