september, 2020

19sep1:00 pm2:30 pmPoetry Masterclass with Jericho Brown1:00 pm - 2:30 pm The Emily Dickinson Museum

Event Details

Space is limited, register in advance: bit.ly/TIS20Masterclass

Hone your craft with Pulitzer Prize–winning poet, Jericho Brown. As a virtual participant you will engage in writing prompts and exercises at home alongside a panel of students selected to share their work along the way.

This program is part of the 2020 Tell It Slant Poetry Festival. See the rest of the schedule: bit.ly/TellItSlant2020

2020 Tell It Slant Poetry Festival Facebook event: www.facebook.com/events/219894262743908

About the facilitator:
Jericho Brown is the author of three books of poetry. His third collection, The Tradition (Copper Canyon, 2019), won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry and was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. His poems have appeared in The Nation, The New Republic, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Time, and several volumes of the The Best American Poetry anthologies. Brown earned a PhD from the University of Houston, an MFA from the University of New Orleans, and a BA from Dillard University. He is the recipient of the Whiting Writers’ Award and fellowships from the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Guggenheim Foundation. Brown is an associate professor and the director of the Creative Writing program at Emory University in Atlanta. Be sure to check out his Festival headliner reading later this evening!

Time

(Saturday) 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location

The Emily Dickinson Museum

280 Main St

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