IMAGERY

 

 

POETRY STUDIO

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Versification

Starting to Write Poetry

Creative Reading

Imagery

Consultations

 

APPLICATION FORM

 

 

 

Sessions

Typically sessions will take the following form

MAIN SESSION

  • Poets read work prepared from previous session

  • John introduces imagery new topic and examples

  • Discussion of topic

  • Exercises

  • Work for next time

                INDIVIDUALS

                after main session

  • Poets give John any other work for comment

  • John hands back comments

 

 

 

Topics to be covered

together with anything that crops up in   discussion 

 

Imagination in everyday life

'Imagination and fancy'

Visual, aural, tactile

images that describe

images that suggest

images that mime

Metonymy and metaphor

Abstract imagery?

Metaphysical imagery

Dream imagery

The ‘Imagists’

2009   PROGRAM