Current Class List

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Poetry Graphic
Date
September 18, 2019-October 16, 2019
Found Poetry and Craft
In Found Poetry, you take pieces of prose and/or poetry from other works or everyday things and turn them into new poems. In this class, we will practice Cut-Up, Erasure, Blackout, Cento and more—while discussing elements of craft that will inform your Found Poems and make them successful.
Price
Regular $80.00
Member $72.00
Location
Online
Genre
Poetry
Family
Online
Level
Open to All Levels
Number of Weeks
4
Poetry Graphic
Date
September 25, 2019-November 20, 2019
Inviting the Muse: Poetry Writing 101
This eight-week, generative class will show you how to invite the muse! Designed for beginning writers curious about the ways in which poets generate new works, our emphasis will be on writing new material through weekly writing activities. Each of these nourishing prompts will help us quiet the inner critic and surprise ourselves by writing past our self-inflicted boundaries. 
Artists
Price
Regular $312.00
Member $280.80
Location
Online
Genre
Poetry
Family
Online
Level
Beginning
Number of Weeks
8
Poetry Graphic
Date
November 6, 2019-December 4, 2019
Turning Life Experience into Poetry
Robert Frost's walk through the woods. Billy Collin's creation of a lanyard at camp. Specific events often serve as the anchor for poems that capture the essence of life. We'll examine several poems that use specific experiences to bring the reader to universal conclusions, and help you create your own.
Price
Regular $156.00
Member $140.40
Location
Online
Genre
Poetry
Family
Online
Level
Open to All Levels
Number of Weeks
4