KFB POETRY LAB | SAT DEC 22
“… a plain introduction to modes of love and reason / Then to end I guess with love, a method to this winter season / Now I’ve said this love it’s all I can remember / Of Midwinter Day the twenty-second of December.” – BERNADETTE MAYER, Midwinter Day
Mark the shortest day, Midwinter Day, write.
On the fortieth anniversary of Midwinter Day, Mayer’s famous long poem written over the span of a day, HOA NGUYEN leads a 3-hour poetry workshop at knife | fork | book
“Join this three hour guided romp and celebration of community for word-fire-making. Expect to get a lot of writing done ” – Hoa
KFB POETRY LAB PRESENTS: MIDWINTER DAY POETRY WORKSHOP w/HOA NGUYEN
Saturday December 22
Tuition guarantees your seat. Books at the shop for 20 bucks. Spaces limited.
WORKSHOP FEE $95 (NOTE: KFB MEMBERS Book Included with fee.)
HOA NGUYEN‘s poetry collections include As Long As Trees Last, Red Juice: Poems 1998-2008, and Violet Energy Ingots from Wave Books. She teaches poetics at Ryerson University, for the low residency MFA programs at Miami University and Bard College, and in a long-running, private workshop. http://www.hoa-nguyen.com/