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Write Exotic Poetry 1-day Workshop

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The Poetry School London - 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.

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About this workshop

Join this one-day workshop with award-winning BBC Radio 4 Poet-in-Residence, Daljit Nagra.


Did you know

The Poetry Please programme running on BBC Radio 4 marked its 25th year in 2004 and is known to be the longest running poetry programme broadcast anywhere in the world.


In this workshop

In this 1-day workshop, you will undertake writing exercises to help your work take on a deeper engagement with the foreign.

  • How do you write about distant, beautiful places without sounding politically naïve or patronising?
  • How do you make foreign places complicatedly beautiful?

You will discover that one approach to help energise such work requires an appreciation of the exotic.


Now you can

  • Develop a better understanding of exotic poetry
  • Work on your poetry, near and far
  • Meet other like-minded poets interested in expanding their knowledge!

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The Poetry School London - 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.

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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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