Ekphrastic Poetry Workshop I and II

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Wednesday, April 11 and 18, 2018, 6:00 p.m.
Classroom B

This two-part workshop led by Literary Cleveland provides an introduction to ekphrasis, or poetry about art. In the first session, discuss examples of ekphrastic poetry, explore museum artworks for inspiration, and learn exercises to help develop your written voice. In between sessions, participants write an ekphrastic poem that will be shared and workshopped in the second session. Participation in an ekphrastic poetry open mic on Sat/Apr 21, 1:00, is optional. Presented in partnership with Literary Cleveland. Registration required; limit 12. Age 14 and older. $40, CMA members $30.