Poetry Courses in London
Experiment with poetic form and technique, develop your craft, and fine-tune your poems in our range of courses and workshops. We have courses for everyone, from complete beginners right up to experienced poets looking for detailed feedback on their work. All our writing courses are taught by practicing writers.
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Course Date: Sat 29 Jun 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetRose quartz sunsets, the cool citrus of iced lemonade, cold beer or a hosepipe ban. Whatever summer means to you, this day workshop will inspire you to write poems that capture the sunnier seasons of the earth, sky, mind and heart.Full fee: £59.00Senior fee: £59.00Concession: £24.00
Course Date: Mon 15 Jul 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetNew to writing poetry? This inspiring short course offers an opportunity to experiment with language and a variety of poetic devices. Discover the key elements of a poem in a friendly and interactive class.Full fee: £89.00Senior fee: £89.00Concession: £36.00
Course Date: Sat 20 Jul 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetExplore interesting, off-beat and diverse approaches to generating verse on this one-day course. Try out cut-ups, found lines, experiments in meter and rhyme, and much more.Full fee: £59.00Senior fee: £59.00Concession: £24.00
Course Date: Sun 21 Jul 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetThis short, fun day workshop is the perfect starting point for students who are writing for the first time or new to the poetry path. Join us for a day of thought-provoking writing exercises and poetry theory for beginners.Full fee: £59.00Senior fee: £59.00Concession: £24.00
Course Date: Sat 27 Jul 2019
Location on this date: Keats HouseHelen Cox, poetry coordinator at Build, facilitates a poetry workshop drawing on a variety of techniques in the idyllic surroundings of Keats House, Hampstead.Full fee: £69.00Senior fee: £69.00Concession: £69.00
Course Date: Sun 28 Jul 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetExplore the art of micropoetry in this one-day workshop. Compose your own poetry and learn how to make every word on the page count.Full fee: £59.00Senior fee: £59.00Concession: £24.00
Course Date: Mon 29 Jul 2019
Location on this date: KS - Keeley StreetWrite fast and edit fast in this poem-blitzing workshop. Learn to step back, look at your poem and think about the different directions it might take. Practise ruthlessness as well as care in the poem’s service.Full fee: £179.00Senior fee: £179.00Concession: £72.00
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