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Intermediate Poetry Workshop

Thursday, April 18, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating until April 25, 2019

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This four-session workshop, conducted by Dara-Lyn Shrager, is open to adults with prior writing experience and is limited to 10 participants.  Subsequent sessions are on April 11, 18 and 25.  Registration is required and can be completed below.

During the workshop, poetry basics will be reviewed and creating and sustaining tension in a poem will be covered.  In the first session, participants will write the first draft of a poem. In session two, early revision will be discussed and editing techniques will be practiced.  In session three, revision techniques including radical revision will be covered. A second draft of the poem will be written during session four. Pencil/pen and paper are required.

Intermediate Poetry Workshop

Details

Date:
Thursday, April 18
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

Quiet Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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In-House Program Category
Class
Staff Contact
Janie Hermann
Setup Required
No
Summary
This four-session workshop is open to adults with prior writing experience. Limited to 10 participants. Registration begins March 1. Subsequent sessions are on March 11, 18 and 25. In this workshop conducted by Dara-Lyn Shrager,  poetry basics will be reviewed along with creating and sustaining tension in a poem.  In the first session, participants will write the first draft of a poem. In session two, early revision will be discussed and editing techniques will be practiced.  In session three, revision techniques including radical revision will be covered. A second draft of the poem will be written during session four. Pencil/pen and paper  are required.
Co-Presenters
Dara-Lyn Shrager
Registration Required
Yes
Max Number of Attendees
10
Age Groups
Adult
Status of Post
P - Ready for M to Edit