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Poetic Forms with Star Black

Star Black
Date and Time: 
April 9, 2011 - 11:30AM to 2:00PM
April 16, 2011 - 11:30AM to 2:00PM
April 23, 2011 - 11:30AM to 2:00PM
April 30, 2011 - 11:30AM to 2:00PM
May 7, 2011 - 11:30AM to 2:00PM
May 14, 2011 - 11:30AM to 2:00PM
Event Location: 
Conference Room

In this course, students explore the following forms: sonnet, sestina, pantoum, villanelle, haiku, epistle, elegy, light verse, visual poem, exquisite corpse, concrete poem and “found” poem. Students will also create chapbooks of their work, using reproductions of their own artwork for the covers.

Star Black’s most recent collection of poems is Velleity’s Shade, and her handmade books were recently displayed in the exhibit “The Collaged Accordion” at the Center for Book Arts. She has taught at Stony Brook Southampton and the New School.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Workshops, Master Classes and Residencies