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The Grand Tour

On our world tour of innovative and overlooked literature, we will slip past the arbitrary borders drawn by the canon to encounter foreign poetic forms and tour translated innovations in fiction and nonfiction. We will examine riddle poems, list essays, and the travelogue memoirs of transnational writers. Each student will be prompted to smuggle new skills into their writing and to bring new work to one of our weekly workshops.

Due to COVID-19, all classes will take place online-either through Zoom or through Wet Ink, our asynchronous learning platform-through Spring quarter 2021.

All times are listed in Pacific Time.

Instructor: Erin Gilbert

Class Type: 6 Sessions

Start Date: 07/12/2015

No Class On: July 25

End Date: 08/23/2015

Days of the Week: Saturday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT

Minimum Class Size: 5

Maximum Class Size: 15

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Erin Gilbert

Erin Gilbert holds an MFA from Bennington College, teaches at local colleges, and is currently at work on a novel and a set of linked personal essays. Her short stories, poetry, and essays appear regularly in a variety of publications.

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