Collage, Cento, Compost: A Writing Workshop (in-person seminar)

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Annie Kim $60 Members | $65 Nonmembers Sunday, 4/23/23 | 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. ET Before signing up for this in-person class, please read the following statement about requirements to enroll: By registering for an in-person offering, you attest that you have been vaccinated for Covid-19. WriterHouse strongly recommends any student at greater risk […]

Event Series Evening Poetry (in-person class)

Evening Poetry (in-person class) — This class is now closed.

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: James Cole $189 Members | $210 Nonmembers Thursdays, 3/30/23 – 5/18/23 | 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm ET Before signing up for this in-person class, please read the following statement about requirements to enroll: By registering for an in-person offering, you attest that you have been vaccinated for Covid-19. WriterHouse strongly recommends any student […]

Reimagining Spiritual Narratives Through Poetry (online seminar series)

Online

Instructor: Joanna Currey $60 Members | $65 Nonmembers Saturdays 6/24/23 & 7/1/23 | 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. ET Every religion comes with foundational stories that shape its character and the culture of its adherents. Sometimes these stories are used to inspire and uplift, and sometimes they are used to manipulate and harm. For centuries, artists […]

Writing the Unnatural Natural (online seminar series) – This seminar is now full.

Online

Instructor: Neil Perry $60 Members | $65 Nonmembers Saturdays 7/15/23 & 7/22/23 |10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET In this two-day seminar, we'll explore the way poets and poetry can figure non-traditional natural spaces. The Romantic tradition generally has us chasing butterflies or sitting by singing brooks. But what about the messier places in our world — […]

How Poetry and Fiction Talk to Each Other: Reading, Writing, and Craft (online class) – Registration is closed.

Online

Instructors: Jody Hesler and Aran Donovan $150 Members | $165 Nonmembers Wednesdays, 10/4/23 – 11/8/23 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. ET In this 6-week Zoom course, we will pair poetry and fiction readings by craft elements, then compare and contrast how the different disciplines approach that element. Class discussion will be co-led by a poet […]

Poetry: Making It New (two-part, online seminar) – Registration is closed.

Online

Instructor: Margaret Mackinnon $60 Members | $65 Nonmembers Saturdays, 1/27/24 & 2/3/24 | 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET Ezra Pound makes a powerful argument that writers are always called to “make it new.” In this seminar, we’ll look closely at poets such as Eavan Boland, Louise Gluck, and Lisel Mueller, who are using the […]

Writing Beyond the Self: Poems in Response to History and Current Events (in-person seminar)

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Margaret Mackinnon $60 Members | $65 Nonmembers (PayPal $62/$67) Date/Time: Saturday, 3/2/24 | 12:00–4:00 p.m. Joan Didion once said, “We tell ourselves stories in order to live.” All of us are surrounded by stories, whether these are accounts from history or the latest news items on the internet. How can we use poems to […]

Evening Poetry (in-person class) – Registration is closed.

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: John Most $189 Members | $210 Nonmembers Thursdays, 1/18/24 – 3/7/24 | 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. By registering for an in-person offering, you attest that you have been vaccinated for Covid-19. WriterHouse strongly recommends any student at greater risk for contracting Covid-19 wear a mask. In the event of significant Covid-19 upticks, students must […]

Spring Poetry Class: Revising & Revisiting (online class)

Online

Instructor: Aran Donovan $170 Members | $185 Nonmembers Tuesdays, 4/2/24 – 5/21/24 | 6:30 – 8:30 PM WriterHouse strongly recommends any student at greater risk for contracting Covid-19 wear a mask. In the event of significant Covid-19 upticks, students must be prepared for the mask policy to change and to transition to a virtual platform […]