Courses

Poetry Classes

notebooks and pensDo you enjoy reading or listening to poetry and would like to try writing your own? Or have experience of writing poetry and would like the support of a group to develop your work?

A poetry course at the City Farm might be just the thing for you!


Adventures in Poetry

This course encourages the continued development of the students’ poetry. As well as writing poems they can enjoy, the course aims to build the students’ confidence for sharing work with a wider audience.

Students will work with and use a variety of imaginative creative exercises and prompts, to help challenge and expand their practice. They will study published poetry, and practise reading and critiquing their own work. Weekly homework is a core feature of the course.

Start date: Thursday 3rd October 2019
End date: Thursday 28th November 2019
Time: 10am to 12 noon
Sessions: 8
Cost: £75.50 (may be reduced for those on a means tested benefit – see this page)
For: this course is aimed at the experienced or improving student,. Please note that you must be over 18 years old to enrol on a WEA course

This course is underway: for more information please go to this WEA webpage. or phone 0117 916 6500.