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Counter or Companion Poems Course: Afterhours

Over this 5 session course in London you will discuss, dissect and explore counter and companion poems.
Lambeth
In-person
£72 pp
Beginner
What happens in this class?

Over this 5 session course in London you will discuss, dissect and explore counter and companion poems with Inua Ellams.

In this course

Response-poems, a tradition as old as poetry itself; and one could argue that all poems are response-poems. Raleigh responded by writing to Marlowe's 'The Passionate Shepherd to His Love', Bishop to Hemans' 'Casabianca', the list is inextinguishable. 

Over this 5 session course in London you will discuss, dissect and explore counter and companion poems. You should come with a clear sense of your preoccupations in poetry, and be ready to play, experiment and write…

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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
Lambeth
81 Lambeth Walk
SE11 6DX
London
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