Read and Write Poetry from around the Globe by The Poetry School - art in London
Read and Write Poetry from around the Globe by The Poetry School - art in London

Read and Write Poetry from around the Globe

Join this poetry reading and writing 5 session course in London to take a global poetry tour.

Reading And Writing Class

Five session course

Beginner

Lambeth SE11

Read and Write Poetry from around the Globe
by The Poetry School

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Classes

Five session course

Evening

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
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Did you know?

Did you know there is a World Poetry Day on 21 March, on which Poetry and Poets are appreciated and encouraged to write, thanks to the UNESCO initiative to celebrate this day as a way of giving support and paying respect to poets all around the world.
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Class location

Lambeth
81 Lambeth Walk
SE11 6DX
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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.

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Flexible cancellation policy

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

Read and Write Poetry from around the Globe
by The Poetry School
Five session course
from £0 per person