Classes

Poetry

  • Term: Summer 2022
  • Start Date: July 11, 2022
  • End Date: July 15, 2022
  • Day of Week: Friday, Monday, Thursday, Tuesday, Wednesday
  • Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Level: Open to all levels
  • Audience: Youth
  • Location: Online
  • Availability: Yes

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Video Poems Scribes, 7-8th grade

In this camp, we will write our own poems and then create short videos to accompany them. Expect video poem viewing, poem writing prompts, story boarding, and video making. This camp requires some basic skills, but no video editing experience is required. Students should also expect to spend some time outside of camp hours filming your video poem. This camp will be facilitated by Karen Finneyfrock, a published writer, poet, and educator.This half-day camp is for students entering 7th-8th grade in Fall 2022 and will take place online using Zoom and Google Classroom. Scholarships are available by application. Questions? Please email youth@hugohouse.org. *Note – all Scribes Summer camps are in Pacific Standard Time

Karen Finneyfrock

Karen Finneyfrock

Karen Finneyfrock is a poet and novelist in Seattle, WA. She is the author of two young adult novels: The Sweet Revenge of Celia Door and Starbird Murphy and the World Outside, both published by Viking Children’s Books. She is one of the editors of the anthology Courage: Daring Poems for Gutsy Girls and the author of Ceremony for the Choking Ghost, both released on Write Bloody press. A former Writer-in-Residence at Hugo House, Karen teaches for Seattle Arts and Lectures’ Writers-in-the-Schools, Seattle Writes and Young Women Empowered.