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Fixed Form Foray: Adventures with Formal Poetry

Delve into the wonders of writing in form. Masters of formal verse whose poems we’ll examine for inspiration include Terrance Hayes, Diane Seuss, Susan Blackwell Ramsey, and Patricia Smith. Students will write at least a half-dozen formal poems, including a sonnet, pantoum, glosa, rondeau, haiku, and sestina.

Instructor: Martha Silano

Class Type: 1 Session

Start Date: 06/28/2015

Days of the Week: Saturday

Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Minimum Class Size: 5

Maximum Class Size: 15

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Martha Silano

Martha Silano's most recent books are Reckless Lovely (Saturnalia, 2014) and, with Kelli Russell Agodon, The Daily Poet: Day-By-Day Prompts For Your Writing Practice (Two Sylvias Press, 2013). She edits Crab Creek Review and teaches at Bellevue College.

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