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Jun
17
In need of feedback on your poetry? Looking to engage, or reengage, with a serious, welcoming, uplifting writing community? Join poet Sean L. Corbin as he explores the best ways to interact with the work of other poets, and offers a platform for you to send your ideas, your images, ...
Start Date
Thursday, June 17th
Note
Meets Thursdays
Duration
June 17th - July 22nd
Time
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cost
$78
Instructor

Sean L. Corbin

Venue
Online
Jun
26
Put it all on the line in this poetry workshop that explores all things poetic line: line breaks, line lengths, line heights, nil lines, and writing between the lines. Participants will read and discuss a variety of poetic lines, then generate poems using techniques they have learned. For all levels ...
Start Date
Saturday, June 26th
Note
One-Time
Time
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
$30
Instructor

Sarah McCartt-Jackson

Venue
Online
Jul
21
"Ekphrastic" poetry is a tradition of poetry that responds to (often visual) art; rather than pure description, it examines reaction, implication, and reverberation of those art forms in the written word. There are poets and writers who believe that television and writing are antithetical; Eileen is not one of them ...
Start Date
Wednesday, July 21st
Note
Meets Wednesdays
Duration
July 21st - August 11th
Time
8:00pm - 9:30pm
Cost
$52
Instructor

Eileen Rush

Venue
Online
Jul
24
Taking leaps in poetry—whether between subjects, images, or time—can increase a poem’s energy and engage the reader. In this generative workshop, we’ll read and discuss poems that make successful leaps before writing our own poems that use this technique. For all levels. Carrie Green is a librarian and the author of ...
Start Date
Saturday, July 24th
Note
One-Time
Time
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Cost
$30
Instructor

Carrie Green

Venue
Online
Aug
14
Is there a project brewing in you? Are you ready to push that vision toward a full-length poetry collection? Bring your poems to this workshop, which will provide generative suggestions for writing toward a compelling manuscript. Whether you have five poems or 20, this workshop will steer you toward a ...
Start Date
Saturday, August 14th
Note
One-Time
Time
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
$30
Instructor

Tina Parker

Venue
Online

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