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Using found materials to write poems with Leah Umansky via Zoom

February 6, 2022 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

$124

Let’s write poems together where we use the newspaper, literature, or magazines as resources in which to help generate material.

NB: This is a one-day generative writing workshop taught on Zoom and capped at 15 students.

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Scholarship information will be available for this class in November.

Leah Umansky has been an English teacher for 15 years and has taught workshops to writers of all ages in such places as The Poetry School (UK), and Hudson Valley Writers Center as well as Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Visible Ink Program. She is also the author of two full length collections, The Barbarous Century (2018), Domestic Uncertainties (Blazevox, 2012), and two chapbooks, Straight Away the Emptied World (Kattywompus Press, 2016), and the Mad-Men inspired Don Dreams and I Dream (Kattywompus Press, 2014). Her writing has been widely published in such places as The New York Times, The Academy of American Poets’ Poem-A Day, USA Today, POETRY, Guernica, and American Poetry Review. She has been the host and curator of the NYC based poetry series COUPLET since 2011 and is a graduate of the MFA Program in Poetry at Sarah Lawrence College. She is also a collage-artist who has designed all of her book covers.

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Umansky Craft Class Found Poems
$ 124.00
15 available

Details

Date:
February 6, 2022
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:
$124
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Website:
https://www.writerscenter.org/calendar/craftumansky/

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