24PearlStreet Workshop List

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CA Conrad

Occult Poetics & (Soma)tic Poetry Rituals PART 2

August 20 to August 24, 2018
Tuition: $400
We will discuss how occult and paranormal experiences and practices of poets in the past shaped their praxis and changed the world of poetry, and in some cases even saved lives. We will read and discuss the occult poetics of Hoa Nguyen, Ariana...More
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Erin Adair-Hodges

Fail Up—

September 3 to September 28, 2018
Tuition: $500
What often keeps our competent poems from becoming captivating ones is a fear of failure, an instinctual aversion to risk. In this class, we’ll work at unlearning this impulse, priming ourselves to jump headlong into what we’ve previously side-...More
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Peter Campion

Next Steps: Summer

September 10 to September 14, 2018
Tuition: $400
This five day course has been designed to take your poems to the next level. Our online discussion will provide tools to help you connect more fully with the sources of your poems, bring new life to old drafts, and write more vivacious lines and...More
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Daisy Fried

Poetry Revision Boot Camp: Summer

September 17 to September 21, 2018
Tuition: $400
Get ready, get set…You’ll either come into workshop with a poem draft you’re interested in but dissatisfied with, or, at the workshop’s beginning, you’ll generate a brand new first draft following a prompt designed to give you something substantial...More
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Matt Miller

Tiny Tales, Prose Poems, and Micro Memoirs 

September 17 to September 21, 2018
Tuition: $400
This class will wade into those estuaries where the waters of genre blend and mingle and birth something new. We will try to blend the lyrical intensity of the poem with the narrative movement of the story as well as the wandering discovery of the...More
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Philip Metres

Inviting the Infinite: Poetry and/as Prayer

September 24 to September 28, 2018
Tuition: $400
David, Mohammad, Rumi, Donne, Hopkins, Rilke, Louise Gluck, Kaveh Akbar, Danez Smith: all have written poetry as an invitation to the infinite, to wrestle with God, longing create a refuge in the eternal. In this brief workshop, we will discuss a...More
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Michelle Tea

MEMOIR THAT READS LIKE FICTION: Summer

September 24 to September 28, 2018
Tuition: $400
In this intensive memoir workshop, you will learn techniques to create a memoir with a cinematic feel and the singular voice of an immersive novel. In addition to discussing style and craft, you will also touch on the personal concerns that...More