FINE ARTS WORK CENTER
IN PROVINCETOWN

Intention & Discovery: Form as Portal; Form as Path

Marie Howe WEEK 11: August 20 to August 25 TUITION: $600 WORKSHOP: 9am-12pm DISCIPLINE: Poetry OPEN TO ALL ON-SITE HOUSING AVAILABLE

This workshop is primarily generative – although we will also discuss work as it is brought to the table. We will read a great many published poems and, inspired by them, use the perceived forms to create portals and pathways to new work. Each writer need only bring a desire to experiment, old work that she is willing to alter, and some published poems she loves.

BIOGRAPHY

Marie Howe’s newest book of poems is Magdalene. She is also the author of the collections The Kingdom of Ordinary TimeWhat the Living Do and The Good Thief. She currently teaches at Sarah Lawrence College and NYU. In 2012, she was named State Poet of New York.