Poetic Animals

poetic-animals
  • Level(s) of study: Short course
  • Study mode(s): Short course
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: 27 July 2018
  • Course duration: One day

This course explores the work of contemporary poets who write about animals and the notion of the human animal, and will support you in developing your own poetry in this field.

The course is for beginners and more experienced writers who are interested in publication.

It combines thoughtful, close reading of contemporary poetry with the creation of your own new and original work.

What will I gain?

You will leave this course with a poem that you have written and edited.

You will also have an increased awareness of contemporary poetry that engages with animals and the notion of the human animal, and the confidence to continue this process independently.

Any questions?

Contact the short course team.

Email

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

On this course you will:

  • complete poetry writing exercises that will involve whole group work, pair work and individual work
  • be guided through the process of writing a poem, from inception to editing
  • begin a portfolio of poetry or add to an existing one
  • receive high quality feedback on your work in a supportive environment
  • work with a tutor to identify the next steps for your writing.

How to apply

You can book your place via the NTU online store:

27 July 2018

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

You can book your place via the NTU online store:

27 July 2018

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418