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CANCELLED: Publishing, Editing, Revision, Second-guessing, Peace of Mind, Doubt, Etc with Sally Ball

March 14 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

$124

NB: This class has been cancelled. We hope to hold it when Sally Ball is in NY next.

A class for poets about what happens next

We’ll spend part of our time taking stock of the publishing process—what real people who screen for presses say about what they look for, what they set aside, the strategies they use to categorize and rank manuscripts—and also the conditions under which they often work. This conversation can be both exciting and sobering. We’ll move on from there to think about revision and the cycles of engagement poems pass through: how do you return to your own work? Who helps you? How can re-entry be more generative, open, and developmental, and thus less tinkery? Participants should bring two poems: one they feel is ‘finished,’ and one that has been stubborn, that they are struggling with.

 

 

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Details

Date:
March 14
Time:
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$124
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://www.writerscenter.org/calendar/ballmasterclass/

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