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Poetry-Writing Workshop : Learn the Rules (and Then Break 'Em)

Clarinda Harriss with booksSession Two
Reading and discussing blank verse, a la Shakespeare (and many contemporary poets); reading and writing sonnets (sure, sonnets have been around since the Renaissance, but they're still alive and kicking); then bending the standard blank verse or sonnet "rules" when you write YOUR poem. 

The Instructor: Clarinda Harriss is a professor emerita of English at Towson University whose poems and short fiction are widely anthologized. Her most recent books are Air Travel, Mortmain, and Dirty Blue Voice

Recorded On: Wednesday, April 11, 2012

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