Instructor: Conor Bracken is a poet and translator. His chapbook, Henry Kissinger, Mon Amour, was selected by Diane Seuss as winner of the Frost Place Chapbook Contest. He is also the translator of Mohammed Khaïr-Eddine’s Scorpionic Sun (CSU Poetry Center) and Jean D'Amérique's No Way in the Skin without this Bloody Embrace (Ugly Duckling Presse). His work has earned fellowships from Bread Loaf, the Community of Writers, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and has appeared in places like BOMB, jubilat, New England Review, and The New Yorker, among others. His first full-length collection of poems, The Enemy of My Enemy is Me, is out now with Diode Editions.
Details: Writing Poems Bigger Than the Poet takes place Mondays March 6, March 13, March 20, March 27, April 3, and April 10 from 7-9pm remotely through Zoom.
Format: Craft and generative workshop with writing outside of class and peer feedback.
Location: This class takes place remotely online via Zoom.
Size: Limited to 12 participants (including scholarships).
Suggested Sequence: Follow this class with a craft and/or generative nonfiction workshop, a feedback course, or a publishing course.
Scholarships: Two scholarship spots are available for this class for writers in Northeast Ohio. Apply by December 1.
Cancellations & Refunds: Cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the first class meeting to receive a full refund. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.