British Renaissance Poetry

Welcome to the Coe College British Renaissance Poetry Wiki


the%20sonnet.jpg

Thanks for visiting. We love you already. We invite you to explore our reconstruction of the world of British Renaissance Poetry from the 16th and 17th centuries. Click any link below to get started!


Site Overview: Here's why we made this Wiki.

Evolution of British Renaissance Poetry: A rundown of the period and the evolution of the poetry.

Directory of Poets: Need to find poets? Find them here.

Literary Terms: Definitions to better understand how poets wrote their poetry during the Renaissance.

Literary Humor: Tired of poetry and just want some laughs? Check this link out.

About the Authors of this Site: Want to know more about the people who created this site? This is the link for you.

Sources: A page of our favorite places to find information on the poets and their poetry.


Image courtesy of: http://www.ahsd.org/english/bathe/the%20sonnet.jpg