July, 2015

Micro-Lesson | Jane Wong on Crafting Line Breaks

Posted Tue, 7/07/2015 - 11:42am by  |  Category:

1. An example of what we will be reading: We will read a multitude of different line-break styles from poets such as Jack Spicer, Brenda Shaughnessy, Susan Howe, Richard Hugo, Hannah Sanghee Park, Gerard Manley Hopkins, and more. Take a look…

Read More

Micro-Lesson | Waverly Fitzgerald and Annie Pearson on DIY Publishing

Posted Mon, 7/06/2015 - 2:27pm by  |  Category:

Beginning with the first class of DIY Publishing, we will encourage writers to introduce their books with the prompt “Tell us who you are and what you book is about.” With each session, this introduction will become more natural and…

Read More

Micro-Lesson | Creating (Un)likable Characters with Michael Shilling

Posted Thu, 7/02/2015 - 1:52pm by  |  Category:

Hi writers! This is a little taste of what we’ll be doing in my summer class, Creating (Un)likable Characters, which runs Wednesdays, July 8-August 12, at the really likable time of 5-7. First, an example of a story we’ll discuss….

Read More

Micro-Lesson | Conscious Revision with Bill Carty

Posted Thu, 7/02/2015 - 12:43pm by  |  Category:

This Micro-Lesson is provided in anticipation of Carty’s upcoming class, Conscious Revision, which begins on Monday. Register now. Micro-Lesson: “An Octopus of Ice” Description For this lesson, we’ll aim to revise a poem through the use of digression. We’ll look…

Read More