The WEA is the UK's largest voluntary sector provider of high quality adult education with classes across the country.
Poets throughout history have been significant in people's lives. Who are the great poets, and what can they tell us? We will look at some of the best poetry ever written, discuss what makes it so good,...more
Duration: 11 weeks
Different times are available for this course
Arvon runs courses and retreats for writers in historic writing houses where participants live and work in a creative secluded surrounding.
What makes poetry distinct from other genres? How does a poem start and when is it finished? What are poetic devices? In this course we will explore these and many other questions concerning rhythm, metre...more
Duration: 5 DAYS
Short (less than 7 days)
Do you have a gift for words? Is writing your true calling? Whether you’re a traditionalist who loves their Bic pen and yellow-paged notebook or a contemporary who taps away on a Mac, if words and writing move you and storytelling is your...
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