Current Poetry Classes

Enrolments now open for:

November 2nd to 30th, 2019
Dead Poets

A final Reading for Writing course, this time focusing on the work of poets from across the English-speaking world who have died this year. From Mary Oliver to Les Murray, Linda Gregg to Stanley Plumly, John Millet to Elaine Feinstein, WS Merwin and beyond.

Poets who have joined the Great Majority. Died. Ceased to be. Become bereft of life. Snuffed it. Shuffled off this mortal coil to go write lyrics for the Choir Invisible. They are Ex-Poets. Come and explore them!

A blend of close reading with writing exercises. Suitable for all levels.

Saturdays, November 2nd to 30th, 2019
(five sessions)
10.30 am – 1.30 pm
The Sydenham Room,
South Christchurch Library
Colombo St, Christchurch
Fee: $40

Supported by Christchurch City Council Creative Communities fund.

Minimum of 10, maximum of 18 places.

To enrol, or to ask a question, please use the contact form below.
To see what else is planned for 2019, visit the Workshops for 2019 page.