Rattle's Wrightwood Literary Festival September 30- October 1 http://www.wrightwoodlitfest.com/  Get Lit's Poetic Convergence (with Robert Pinsky and Hanif Aburraquib) http://getlit.org/events/poetic-convergence/  The Poetry Salon- Edit Your Work for Publication Tuesday Evenings, October 17 - December 5, 7:00 - 10:00 in Culver City Tuition: $527. $477 if you register before April 7th. Kelly's Classes - RSVP to kelly@thepoetrysalon.com Class Description: Poetry Salon workshops are a fun, nurturing environment where advanced writers come to share work and develop their craft. Here students deepen their writing practice by learning how to not only write- but rewrite, how to listen to their work and the work of others with a trained ear, how to provide and receive supportive critique and practice the art of revision. Whether you are writing for publication or for personal fulfillment, you will find a supportive environment and a group of fellow writers and editors to help you develop greater confidence and wonder as you master this most mysterious art form here at The Poetry Salon.  The Poetry Of Social Justice 10/7, 11/4, 12/2 10am-1pm Taught by Kelly Grace Thomas “I want to be a citizen of something new” -Danez Smith nspired by the work of bold, contemporary poets such as Hieu Minh Nguyen, Ocean Vuong, Richard Siken and Patricia Smith, this three-hour generative workshop will use purpose, potency and power to ignite poetry that addresses social justice and the issues we face today. Anchored in urgency, identity and experience, poets will learn to write in ways that deliver empathy and power. Join us if you want to create art that can uproot conventions, challenge the powerful and inspire critical and vital change in our world.  Tuition $50 - $115 for three workshops RSVP RSVP to kelly@thepoetrysalon.com Email kelly@thepoetrysalon.com to register and receive full details.

Rattle's Wrightwood Literary Festival

September 30- October 1

http://www.wrightwoodlitfest.com/ 

Get Lit's Poetic Convergence (with Robert Pinsky and Hanif Aburraquib)

http://getlit.org/events/poetic-convergence/ 

The Poetry Salon- Edit Your Work for Publication

Tuesday Evenings, October 17 - December 5, 7:00 - 10:00 in Culver City

Tuition: $527. $477 if you register before April 7th.

Kelly's Classes - RSVP to kelly@thepoetrysalon.com

Class Description: Poetry Salon workshops are a fun, nurturing environment where advanced writers come to share work and develop their craft. Here students deepen their writing practice by learning how to not only write- but rewrite, how to listen to their work and the work of others with a trained ear, how to provide and receive supportive critique and practice the art of revision. Whether you are writing for publication or for personal fulfillment, you will find a supportive environment and a group of fellow writers and editors to help you develop greater confidence and wonder as you master this most mysterious art form here at The Poetry Salon. 

The Poetry Of Social Justice

10/7, 11/4, 12/2

10am-1pm

Taught by Kelly Grace Thomas

“I want to be a citizen of something new” -Danez Smith

nspired by the work of bold, contemporary poets such as Hieu Minh Nguyen, Ocean Vuong, Richard Siken and Patricia Smith, this three-hour generative workshop will use purpose, potency and power to ignite poetry that addresses social justice and the issues we face today. Anchored in urgency, identity and experience, poets will learn to write in ways that deliver empathy and power. Join us if you want to create art that can uproot conventions, challenge the powerful and inspire critical and vital change in our world. 

Tuition

$50 - $115 for three workshops

RSVP

RSVP to kelly@thepoetrysalon.com

Email kelly@thepoetrysalon.com to register and receive full details.