Spring into Poetry

WRITING 731.1E

Jumpstart your creativity and find poetry in everyday things in this generative lecture and workshop helping you see the world and your writing differently.

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What you can learn.

  • Respond to prompts and exercises to start new pieces
  • Read contemporary poems to discover ways you can inspire yourself
  • Experiment with words, sounds, memories, and ideas to unlock new craft techniques
  • Create drafts you can revise in months ahead

About this course:

Dig deep into poetry - other people’s and your own - in this intimate poetry lecture and workshop. Through reading modern and contemporary poets and writing your own poems using prompts and automatic writing, see how a poem is built and explore all the lenses through which to look when crafting a poem. Most importantly, play with words, sounds, emotions, memories, and ideas. Jump start your creativity and find a poem in everyday things. Whether you’re a complete beginner or an experienced poet, surprise yourselves with the delight of poetry! After this day, you will have material to work with through the Summer!

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