Class Overview

Poetry Workshop | Seattle Central College - Continuing Education

Ready to dive into writing your own poetry?

In this ongoing upbeat poetry workshop, you'll receive feedback on your poems and learn to provide constructive criticism as part of a community of writers.

We'll also examine the work of accomplished poets in order to develop a deeper appreciation of the elements of poetry and build skills by putting those elements into practice in poems and in-class exercises.

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn the mechanics of effective poetry as demonstrated through the writing of popular poets
  • Receive guidance from an expert instructor on how to translate your ideas into poems
  • Share your work with classmates and practice giving and receiving constructive feedback
  • Networking with other poets and writers in your community

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Beginning poets seeking guidance in the basic mechanics, forms, and structures of popular poetry styles
  • Experienced poets interested in honing their craft and sharing with others

Session Details

  • Class ID: 5872
  • Instructor: Graham Isaac
  • When: 7 Saturdays | 7/7/18 - 8/18/18 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Total Number of Hours: 16
  • Where: Off Campus: North Seattle College - Room TBA | 9600 College Way N, Seattle WA 98103
  • Fee: $135