this generative class will tackle the lyric 'I', the persona poem, and other poems centered on people or the person . . . we will go over tips on craft, especially revision, and discuss using different forms of poetry (e.g., cento, haibun, zuihitsu) to challenge yourself. reading list will include francine harris, eileen myles, dorothea lasky, and others.
instructor: A Lambda Literary fellow, MICHAEL CHANG (they/them) was awarded the Kundiman Scholarship at the Miami Writers Institute. A finalist in contests at the Iowa Review, BOMB, NightBlock, & many others, their poems have been nominated for Best of the Net & the Pushcart Prize. Their chapbook Drakkar Noir will be published in 2021 by Bateau Press.
4-week workshop: $200 ($50/session)
tuesday may 11 - june 8 7-9 pm (est)
instructor: michael chang
* time subject to change in order to better accommodate student time zones/schedules.