Poetry

Instructor: Collin Kelley


Using a variety of forms and writing prompts, this is a generative workshop for writers of all levels who can expect to leave each class having written a poem or two. We'll be writing persona, ekphrastic, and narrative poetry, among others, as well as exploring work by Anne Sexton, Adrienne Rich, Ted Kooser, Rita Dove, Sharon Olds, Alice Walker and more contemporary poets. We will also read our work aloud and offer feedback to help strengthen voice and imagery. 

 

Class is limited to 12 students


$ 350.00



Biography: Collin Kelley is the author of the American Library Association-honored poetry collection Render (Sibling Rivalry Press) and Better To Travel (Poetry Atlanta Press). Sibling Rivalry Press is also the publisher of his acclaimed Venus Trilogy of novels, Conquering Venus, Remain In Light and Leaving Paris. A recipient of the Georgia Author of the Year Award, Deep South Festival of Writers Award and Goodreads Poetry Award, Kelley’s poetry, reviews, essays and interviews have appeared in magazines, journals and anthologies around the world.

Contact Information: info@decaturwritersstudio.com

Date(s): Wednesdays, Oct. 11-Nov. 15

Class time: 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Type of Class: 6 Classes


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