Poetry Workshop with Cheryl Wilder

Online via Zoom

From Jun 29 to Jul 27, 2023
Event times range between 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Henry James wrote, “Art lives upon discussion." In this workshop, we will practice what poems ask from us: slow down, revel in language and rhythm, and be curious and exploratory. We’ll discuss elements of craft by “walking slowly” through each participant’s work: How does the poem begin? Or, how, as readers, are we invited to enter the poem? And then, how does the poet move from beginning to end? We’ll discuss what’s working in the poem and what areas need more attention. Participants are asked to be honest in ways that respect the art and the artist. As Richard Jackson advises, “The workshop is not a fix-it shop, where the poem is work

Contact Name: Blake Schnirring

Contact Email: exec@westportwritersworkshop.com

Contact Phone: (203) 227-3250

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$285/pp WHERE: Online via Zoom (link to be sent 48 hours before ) DATES: 4 Thursdays June 29, off, July 13, 20, 27 TIME: 6pm to 8:30pm EST

(203) 227-3250



Online via Zoom
25 Sylvan Road S, Suite J
Westport, CT 06880

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This is an online panel. There will be no parking issues.

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Additional Dates

Date Start End
06/29/202306:00 pm08:30 pm
06/30/202306:00 pm08:30 pm
07/01/202306:00 pm08:30 pm
07/02/202306:00 pm08:30 pm
07/13/202306:00 pm08:30 pm
07/20/202306:00 pm08:30 pm
07/27/202306:00 pm08:30 pm