Sarah will lead us in a reading of prose poems by Charles Simic from his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, The World Doesn't End. Then we’ll read more recent prose poems by Sarah Manguso and Matthea Harvey before trying our hand at the form. If you’re familiar with prose poetry or not, this should be fun!
About the Instructor: Sarah Blake lives just outside of Philadelphia with her husband and son. In 2013, she received a Literature Fellowship from the NEA for her poetry about Kanye West. Her debut collection of poetry, Mr. West, is forthcoming from Wesleyan University Press later this year.
Where: Official Address: 2011 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19125. Please enter at our back entrance, 2012 Sepviva Street, Philadelphia, PA 19125.
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