I will be leading two Thinking Like a Poet writing workshops at Beeston Library on Tues 11th Dec (6.30 – 8pm) and Mansfield Library on Sat 2nd Feb 2019 (11.30am -1pm). Details about how to book for these workshops will follow shortly.
If you would like to know more about my workshops on writing poetry or teaching poetry or to discuss a possible booking please get in touch. Examples of previous workshops include:
Full day poetry workshop with Hornsea A level students
Poetry INSET for teachers at Wilsthorpe School and three linked whole afternoon writing workshops with the same class of KS3 students.
Writing workshops with Faculty staff, researchers, students and teachers at the University of Hiroshima
Poetry teaching and writing workshop at Nottingham Writers’ Studio to celebrate Making Poetry Happen with poet Ash Dickinson and fantastic English teacher Brenda Ainsley.
Poetry writing workshop for Nottingham Poetry Society
Workshop for Secondary English teachers at Queen’s University, Belfast – this included creative ways into reading, writing and performing poetry.
Southwell Poetry Festival: ‘Finding Poetry’ – a poetry writing workshop for adults.
Prince’s Trust for the Arts workshop for Primary teachers at New Walk Museum, Leicester – this included ways into using paintings, sculpture and museum artefacts as starting points for writing.
Poetry workshop for Secondary pre-service English and Media teachers at University of Auckland, New Zealand – this included a wide range of poetry writing activities.
Poetry Society Reading poetry workshop for Primary and Secondary teachers in Birmingham – this included anthology making, drama and performance activities.