East Bend: Writers Writing - Poetry Works for Every Writer

Irene Cooper smiling with a quill and the words POETRY in block letters Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 9/28/2023
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
 Play with language to make your writing come alive.

This is an in-person program. Registration is required.

From a craft point of view, poetry brings a lot to the table; concision, great language, momentum. A whole tool shed of writing techniques. Join Irene Cooper for a poetry workshop that will stock your kitbag with ways to make your writing - poetry or prose - come alive.

Irene Cooper is the author of the novel Found, finalist for the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, Committal, poet-friendly spy-fy about family, & spare change, finalist for the Stafford/Hall Award for poetry. Her writings appear in Denver Quarterly, The Feminist Wire, The Rumpus, streetcake, Witness, & elsewhere. Irene supports AIC-directed creative writing at a regional prison, teaches in the MFA program at OSU-Cascades, is co-founder and instructor for The Forge online creative writing program, & currently serves as an editor for Airlie Press. Irene lives with her people & Maggie in Oregon.

Library: East Bend Public Library
Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Elsa Hager
Contact Number: 541-312-1062
Presenter: Irene Cooper
Status: Waiting List

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