Master Class: Eileen Myles

Study with poet Eileen Myles in a master class workshop at the Chicago School of Poetics. This one-day online class offers an intimate environment within which to work with one of the key figures of contemporary literature.

The class runs for 3 hours and will be held in our online, video-conferenced classroom, so you can attend from your own home, from anywhere in the world.

Date: April 13th, 2013
Time: 1-4 p.m. Central Time
Location: Online
Price: $250.00

Class size is limited to 10 students. Sorry, this class has been filled.

Students should submit one of their poems for in-class discussion at least 2 weeks prior to workshop date.

Since she came to New York in 1974 to be a poet Eileen Myles has produced more than twenty collections of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction, plays and libretti most recently Snowflake/different streets (poetry), Inferno (a poet’s novel) for which she won a Lambda book award for lesbian fiction, and The Importance of Being Iceland/travel essays in art which was supported by a Warhol/Creative Capital art writers’s grant. In 2009 she received the Shelley Prize from the Poetry Society of America. She was awarded a 2012 Guggenheim fellowship to work on Afterglow (a memoir). She lives in New York and is teaching poetry this semester at NYU.

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