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FREE | Ways of Seeing Image & Imagists: Part 2 (For BIPOC)

with Marguerite Harrold

Genres: Poetry

Online

Open to all levels

1 Session

Start Date: April 15, 2023
End Date: April 15, 2023
Day of Week: Saturday
Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm PT
Capacity: 30 seats

Knowledge of part one is not required for Part Two. In part two of the class, we will dig deeper into the cultural aspects of imagery and how our heritage influences our perceptions and observations. We will practice writing poems using visual symbolism, descriptive language, and the vernacular of our various communities. Readings, activities, and discussions will feature The Imagists, Lucille Clifton, Gwendolyn Brooks, and Ai.

Registration dates:

March 21: Registration opens for free classes.

Marguerite Harrold

Marguerite Harrold

She/Her

Marguerite Harrold has a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing from Columbia College Chicago. She is a member of the Community of Writers and an alum of the Bread Loaf Orion Environmental Writer’s Conference. She is the assistant editor of American Life in Poetry. 

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