How to Write Persona Poems as if You’re Red Riding Hood and Know How to Skin A Wolf with Cynthia Manick
April 27 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm$124
In this one-day intensive you will learn to write persona poems with craft and conviction. Bring ten copies of a persona poem-in-progress.
Cynthia Manick is the author of Blue Hallelujahs (Black Lawrence Press, 2016). A Pushcart Prize nominated poet with a MFA in Creative Writing from the New School; she has received fellowships from Cave Canem, Hedgebrook, the MacDowell Colony, Poets House, and the Saltonstall Foundation of the Arts among others. A winner of the 2016 Lascaux Prize in Collected Poetry and the 2018 Elizabeth Sloan Tyler Memorial Award; Manick’s work has appeared in the Academy of American Poets Poem-A-DaySeries, Callaloo, Kweli Journal, Los Angeles Review of Books (LARB), Rhino, The Wall Street Journal, and elsewhere. She resides in Brooklyn, New York.