CREATIVE READING

Second Thursday in the month from September 2008 for six weeks

 

 

POETRY STUDIO

Versification

Starting to Write Poetry

Creative Reading

Consultations

Online options

Imagery

 Reading Blog

Creative Reading Handouts

APPLICATION FORM

 

 

 

 

Sessions

Typically sessions will take the following form

MAIN SESSION

  • We read the poem which everyone will have looked at in preparation

  • Discussion of context

  • Discussion of how the poem works

  •        sound, wording, tone, meanings

  • [Exercises based on the  poem]

  • Poem for next time

                INDIVIDUALS

     after main session for individual queries

 

 

 

         Program

together with anything that crops up in discussion 

 

 

Each session will be devoted to a single poem.  The exact 'running order' hasn't been decided yet.

 

The idea is to look at  poems written with range of techniques.

 

According to the wishes of the group writing exercises can be included and/or time given to poems written by the group and using aspects of the model poem

 

 

Handouts

 

   Reading Blog