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


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 […]