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COUNTERPOINT

 Poetry Course
 
Learn how to compose memorable poetry. Counterpoint Poetry course is open to both beginning and advanced writers looking for direction in the field of creative writing.  Learn all about the creativity required to write a good poem, and where to start. 

Instructor Emily Isaacson will teach you how to be a student of poetry, a poet--with a formula from the masters. 

For participants in the Fraser Valley 
or Greater Vancouver: Takes place in Mission, BC

Register by phoning 604-832-2252 or 1.888.399.3210


I. Counterpoint Introduction to Poetry

Instructor Emily Isaacson

Learn introductory theory of writing and poetry technique. Be inspired by the many varieties of poems, and learn the art of counterpoint poetry. Study of atmosphere, voice, and form. Construction of your own free verse poem. Journaling, found poetry, and eclipsed poetry forms will be examined. Learn to read your poetry out loud in front of a group.

2  two hour seminars

6:30-8:30 

Thursday, TBA

Cost: $75.00

Location: Mission, BC

II. Counterpoint Advanced Poetry 

Instructor Emily Isaacson

Learn advanced techniques of poetry writing, and receive a class critique of your own poem. Construction of free verse or rhyming poems with elements of atmosphere, voice, and form. Poetry in art, and creative writing will be points of discussion.

2 two hour seminars

6:30-8:30 PM

Thursday,  TBA

Cost: $75.00  

Location: Mission, BC