Instructor: Irene Cooper

Irene Cooper
Biography: Irene Cooper is the author of Committal, poet-friendly spy-fy about family (V.A. Press) & spare change (FLP), finalist for the Stafford/Hall Award for poetry. She co-edited Placed: An Encyclopedia of Central Oregon. Writings appear in Denver Quarterly, The Feminist Wire, The Manifest-Station, Phoebe, The Rumpus, Streetcake, Witness, and elsewhere. Irene co-founded Blank Pages Workshops and The Forge, an online writing intensive, and supports AIC-directed creative writing opportunities at a regional prison.

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It's often said, the poem must find its form, but how does that work, exactly? Join Irene Cooper in exploring how form can help generate a poem, as well as be a tool for revision. We'll read some poems, and get a start on some of our own.
Saturday, March 9, 2024, ONLINE ZOOM