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Craft Class on Allusion with Rachel Hadas via Zoom

February 27, 2022 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

$124

ALLUSION: poetry as conversation. The late poet Rachel Wetzsteon, author of the entry on Allusion in the Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics, observes that allusion in poetry mitigates our loneliness. How does allusion work to make poetry more expansive yet intimate, inclusive and informative all at once? We’ll look at a few examples and also consider participants’ work with allusions.

NB: This is a one-day Master Class taught on Zoom and capped at 17 students. Slots will fill quickly so please register now if you want a spot.

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Scholarship information will be available for this class in November.

Rachel Hadas is the author of many books of poetry, essays, and translations; her two most recent books, PIECE BY PIECE (selected prose) and LOVE AND DREAD (poems), were both published in the summer of 2021. The recipient of many awards, she is Board of Governors professor of English at Rutgers-Newark, where she has taught for many years.

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Hadas Craft Class
$ 124.00
14 available

Details

Date:
February 27, 2022
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:
$124
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Website:
https://www.writerscenter.org/calendar/allusion/

Venue

Hudson Valley Writers Center
Philipse Manor Station
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591 United States
Phone:
914.332.5953
Website:
www.writerscenter.org

Organizer

HVWC
Phone:
914.332.5953
Email:
ask@writerscenter.org
Website:
www.writerscenter.org