“The Creative Fire of Folklore: a poetry reading, writing & discussion workshop”
This is 2-day poetry workshop, “The Creative Fire of Folklore.” It pairs present-day auditory observations with old family sayings, showing how the past informs or intrudes on the present. The course uses Carolyn Forche’s poem “The Morning Baking.”
Susan Comninos is a widely published writer and author of a debut book of poems, “Out of Nowhere” (SFA/Texas A&M, 2022). Her individual poems have appeared in the Harvard Review Online, Rattle, The Common, Prairie Schooner and North American Review, among others.
The program will be held at the Saratoga Arts Center on two sequential Saturdays April 29 and May 6
12:30pm – 2:00pm
320 Broadway, Saratoga.
$58 member/ $65 non-member