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      8-Week Poetry Workshop: Poetic Forms in Whittier


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      January 23, 2020

      Thursday   7:00 PM - 9:30 PM (weekly on Thursdays for 8 times)

      13420 WHITTIER BLVD
      Whittier, California 90605

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      8-Week Poetry Workshop: Poetic Forms

      Surprise the Line, hosted by Nancy Lynée Woo, presents an 8-week generative poetry workshop focused on playing with poetic forms! Whether you love or hate writing in form, you'll be good-naturedly challenged to expand your horizons and flex your poetic muscles by writing within some level of formal structure. All experience levels welcome!

      What you can expect:

      ✓ Structured & supportive writing environment
      ✓ Respectful group discussions about process
      ✓ Weekly lessons & handouts with example poems
      ✓ Explanations and templates to help you
      ✓ Productive feedback with dedicated close readers
      ✓ Sensitivity to your work & encouraging your voice
      ✓ Curiosity rather than commands

      LOCATION: First Friends Church,
      13205 Philadelphia St.
      Whittier CA

      TIME: Thursdays, 7:00-9:30 PM

      DATES & SCHEDULE:

      Week 1 - Thursday January 9: Intro/Erasure
      Week 2 - Thursday January 16: Sestina

Week 3 - Thursday January 23: Villanelle
      Week 4 - Thursday, January 30: Pantoum

Week 5 - Thursday, February 6: Sonnet

Week 6 - Thursday, February 13: Ghazal

Week 7 - Thursday, February 20: Contrapuntal
      Week 8 - Thursday, February 27: Conclusion/Portfolio

      SLIDING SCALE: $120-$240

      MORE INFO: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/surprise-the-line-8-week-generative-forms-tickets-87750274433

      EMAIL: nancywoowriter@gmail.com

      Cost: Payment required - SLIDING SCALE: $120-$240

      Categories: Literary & Books | Organizations & Meetups

      This event repeats weekly on Thursdays for 8 times:

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.

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