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2-Day Poetry Drafting Course

Over this 2-day weekend course in London you can develop your drafting practice and editorial eye.
£116 pp
What happens in this class?

Over this 2-day weekend course in London you can develop your drafting practice and editorial eye with editor Ahren Warner.

In this course

On this 2-day weekend course, you will work through a number of discussions, exercises and challenges designed to address the following questions:

  • How, why and when should you edit?
  • When is editing drafting?
  • How and when do you move from editing to drafting?
  • Line editing, magazine or book publication - how do they differ?

The course is also designed to help you move towards a process of editing and drafting that produces poems, and even collections…

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Age Requirement

This class is suitable for all agesAll students under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Your Teacher

Ready to write poetry?

The Poetry School has 20 years of experience in nurturing new poets through an intriguing and accessible teaching programme and a range of professional development opportunities. They are the biggest provider of poetry education in the UK - wow! So come and join in - learn to write, read, perform and publish in a supportive community of like-minded beginner and experienced writers.

All poets of all stages are welcome - from the nervous beginner to the seasoned professional. If you have a desire to start putting the best words in the best order, try a workshop or a…

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Class Location
The Poetry School
81 Lambeth Walk
SE11 6DX
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2-Day Poetry Drafting Course