What you will do
Five session course
Join this poetry reading and writing 5 session course in London to take a global poetry tour of tales, myths and folk stories with Karen Whiteson, our American poet!
In this course
Each session of this 5 session course will consist of reading, discussing and producing your own poems in response to a wide range of global sources.
You will start with Grimm, then look at some tales from non-European sources. These will include the Hasidic parable, the Arabian Nights and an Asian version of Little Red Riding Hood.
Now you can
- Understand poetry from all around the globe
- Practice your global poetry skills
- Perfect the art of discussion
Did you know?
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
About your host, The Poetry School
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 course with The Poetry School, and see where your imagination leads you.
The Poetry School – it’s where poetry happens.
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.