WELCOME TO THE HVWC CALENDAR: home of all our upcoming readings, events and workshops. You can view by list or calendar (see right menu to choose). Click the colored tabs below to show only specific options. Our workshops run as multi-session series or one-day “intensives.” Note, we list the multi-session courses on the first day they meet only. The full dates of the session are described in the course descriptions. You would need to scroll back to the start date if you needed to enroll for something already underway. But do let us know if you want to join something in midstream since we need the blessing of the instructor. Questions? Email us.
Registration for this event is free. Donations (toward the readers’ honoraria) are encouraged and greatly appreciated, but not required. This event will take place via Zoom. The link will be sent via email at the time of registration and again the day of the event! Katie Farris is an award-winning fiction writer, poet, and translator. Most recently, the editors of the Beloit Poetry Journal selected Katie Farris's A Net to Catch My Body in its Weaving for this year's title in…Find out more »
During the pandemic most of us have lived in altered ways—whether that means being home an unusual amount of time, or continuing to work outside the home but with more peril and anxiety due to the virus, or losing some of our “normal” life and routines, or perhaps taking on entirely new roles (for example, as homeschooling teachers). We’ve had to make the best of these changes without choosing them. But what if, through poetry, we got to select the…Find out more »
Join award-winning Copper Canyon poet, Tyree Daye, as he leads a two-hour Master craft class on Zoom. This class is capped at 20. The poet Vievee Francis introduced the concept of entering "the cave of one's self" during my grad school years at North Carolina State University,” Tyree explains. “Vievee encouraged me to explore my narrative, to investigate my symbols, and to break them open and to look inside of them. My narrative is that I'm black, southern, raised by…Find out more »