Poetry Masterclass With Jenny Blackford and Magdalena Ball – Sun 18 June; 2-5pm
Join Jenny and Maggie for this poetry writing masterclass. Tune into your poetry’s music, hone your understanding of poetic structure and embolden your powers of revision. This hands-on workshop with wine and cheese will provide inspiration and sharpen the quality of your verse.
Jenny’s poems and stories have appeared in Australian Poetry Journal, Westerly, Going Down Swinging and Cosmos. Her poetry has won and been shortlisted for prizes both in Australia and overseas. Her first full-length poetry collection is The Loyalty of Chickens (Pitt Street Poetry).
Magdalena Ball is a poet, novelist, reviewer and interviewer, and is Managing Editor of Compulsive Reader (compulsivereader.com). She has been widely published in literary journals, anthologies, and online, and is the author of several published books of poetry and fiction, including the recently released poetry book Unmaking Atoms (Ginninderra Press).
Cost $90 Location: The Creative Writing Workshop Studio – 164 Hunter St Newcastle