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Form, Reform, Transform: Playing with Formal Poetry
Teen Class Description:
Are you daunted by the idea of writing a sonnet? Excited to try it? Maybe you’ve stayed away from formal poetry because it feels restrictive or outdated. Maybe you’ve been interested in trying out some poetic forms, but had trouble knowing where to start. In this class, we’ll look at poetic forms not as sets of rules or standards meant to constrict your imagination, but as opportunities to play with language, open up new possibilities in your poetry, and createView more