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Sarah Blake

Raising the Stakes -- Maximizing Rhetorical Devices in Poetry with Sarah Blake

In workshops, we sometimes talk about how a poem needs to raise its stakes, but what does that mean? Stakes can be as simple as what's literally at stake for a speaker in the poem's story—maybe their marriage or even...

January 27, 2018 - 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Nathalie Handal

Love and Other Poems: A One-Day Workshop with Nathalie Handal

In this workshop, we will explore love, and its lyrical parts—lustful and passionate, sexual and erotic, romantic and religious, spiritual and sinful—through writing exercises inspired by love poems written by poets...

February 10, 2018 - 11:30AM to 2:00PM

The Book of Disquiet book cover

A Celebration of Fernando Pessoa

Join poets Patricio Ferrari, John Keene, Vijay Seshadri, and Mónica de la Torre for a re-examination of Fernando Pessoa (1888-1935), the seminal...

February 10, 2018 - 3:00PM

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