Ekphrasis: Using Visual Art and Photos as Prompts for Poetry and Prose

  • Creative Writing
Zoom
Oct 03 2020
Dec 19 2020
Instructor: Donna Baier Stein
$340.00
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  7. Sat3:00 - 4:30 pm

Class dates

10/03/2020, 10/10/2020, 10/17/2020, 10/24/2020, 10/31/2020, 11/14/2020, 11/21/2020, 12/05/2020, 12/12/2020, 12/19/2020

Description

Fiction and poetry based on visual art is called ekphrastic writing. It's found in works as diverse as Girl with a Pearl Earring, A Piece of the World, Moby Dick, and Ode on a Grecian Urn. In this workshop you'll see examples of ekphrastic writing ... discover for yourself how to find these magic, idea-generating works of art... write using visual prompts ... and share your work.

Restrictions

Participants must be 19 years or older when the program starts.

Program enrollment capacity

Minimum: 4

Maximum: 10

Registration period

Registration starts on 07/21/2020 and ends on 10/24/2020.

Location online

Zoom