Classes & Workshops

These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.

Poems Speak: Sound Out!

April 27, 2017
Instructor(s): Marna Rossi

Do you enjoy performance poetry? Enliven your audience with a dazzling, audacious, or lyrical performance! You will have a chance to read your own poems and those of others as… View More »

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Beginning Poetry Intensive

May 24, 2017
Instructor(s): Albert Abonado

Do you have a way with words? Would you like to develop it into something more? In this four week course, we will read contemporary poets, discuss craft, and dive… View More »


Shakespeare Never Did This: The Life & Work of Charles Bukowski (New!)

June 05, 2017
Instructor(s): David Yockel, Jr.

Charles Bukowski once said that “Writers are desperate people, and when they stop being desperate they stop being writers.” Bukowski translated his desperation into over twenty poetry collections, six novels,… View More »

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Gell Summer Intensive

July 08, 2017

In these one-day intensive workshops, students will immerse themselves in the study of their chosen genre with some of the area’s top writers and teachers. This intensive includes four hours… View More »