CATHERINE GRAHAM “THE SHORT POEM” WORKSHOP MAY 25TH

 

 

KFB POETRY LAB WELCOMES

“Graham’s poems are sparely worded but full of evocative images that vividly convey a wide range of emotion, from passion to grief.” —CBC Books

“Master of the short poem.” – Kirby

CATHERINE GRAHAM

THE SHORT POEM WORKSHOP

Compression, image, metaphor, voice—there are many routes to the short poem. How does it accomplish so much in a little arena?

In this workshop we’ll explore the elements behind the short poem. Through examples, exercises, discussion and reflection, we’ll explore the landscape of the small. The opportunity to read your drafts will be part of the process.

This workshop is suitable for all levels—from beginner to advanced.

Seize this rare opportunity to learn with CATHERINE GRAHAM in our intimate Salon Space.

SATURDAY MAY 25TH

2-5PM

WORKSHOP FEE $95 Tuition guarantees your seat. Spaces limited. Register TODAY.

knife | fork | book
at The Dark Side Studio | 244 Augusta Avenue | 2nd Floor | Kensington Market | Toronto

Access: We are a second floor walk-up with two all-gender washrooms. Please remove your shoes upon entrance.
CATHERINE GRAHAM is a Toronto-based novelist and poet. Her sixth poetry collection The Celery Forest was named a CBC Best Book of the Year, appears on their Ultimate Canadian Poetry list and was a finalist for the Fred Cogswell Award for Excellence in Poetry. Winner of the Toronto International Festival of Authors’ Poetry NOW competition, her work has appeared in journals and anthologies around the world. Her debut novel Quarrywon an Independent Publisher Book Awards Gold Medal for Fiction, “The Very Best!” Book Awards for Best Fiction and was a finalist for the CAA’s Fred Kerner Book Award and 2018 Sarton Women’s Book Award for Contemporary Fiction. She teaches creative writing at the University of Toronto where she won an Excellence in Teaching Award. Her next book Aether: an Out-of-Body Lyric will be published in 2020. Visit her at www.catherinegraham.com. Follow her on Instagram and Twitter @catgrahampoet.

 

 

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