The Self and the World: Oppositional Energies Inside a Poem with Neil Shepard

Neil Shepard, Poetry, Poetry Workshops, Poetry Writing, Poetry NYC
Date and Time: 
February 26, 2014 - 6:00PM to 8:30PM
March 5, 2014 - 6:00PM to 8:30PM
March 12, 2014 - 6:00PM to 8:30PM
March 19, 2014 - 6:00PM to 8:30PM
March 26, 2014 - 6:00PM to 8:30PM
April 2, 2014 - 6:00PM to 8:30PM
Event Location: 
Conference Rooom
Admission: 
$295

This class will examine recent work from literary magazines to see how other poets create texture and tension, with focus on students’ poems and on several writing exercises to steering toward new strategies and discoveries in making a poem.

Neil Shepard is the author of four books of poems, including This Far from the Source and (T)ravel/Un(T)ravel. A senior editor of Green Mountains Review and a founding member of the poetry-jazz ensemble PoJazz, he teaches in the low-residency MFA Writing Program at Wilkes University.

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Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Workshops, Master Classes and Residencies