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OLLI Workshop: How to Cook Up a Poem
November 1, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Have you ever found yourself stuck, not knowing how to move forward in your writing? Ever wished your writing had more finesse? Or wondered what goes into the making of a fine poem? This class that explores “poetic ingredients” in the areas of content, sound, and form will increase your ease and expertise—in poetry and prose. Learn how to identify and use these ingredients as we practice simple, playful, result-oriented methods of getting poems (and/or prose) onto the page.
All levels welcome.
This two-hour course is offered during the Pat Conroy Literary Festival in partnership between the Pat Conroy Literary Center and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at USCB. Open to all OLLI members; registration will begin in the fall at https://olli.uscb.edu
Maureen Ryan Griffin’s appearance at the Pat Conroy Literary Festival is sponsored in part by the Poetry Society of South Carolina.
Photos as well as short bios of all festival presenters are on the Presenter Page.