Creative Writing (online)

A class to examine aspects of voice: the elusive connection between speaker and reader that animates a poem. We will generate new work in response to close readings of masters including Lucille Clifton, Jack Gilbert, James Schuyler, Jericho Brown, Ocean Vuong, Eavan Boland Weekly assignments and prompts.

Recommended for craft discussions: The Art of Voice: Poetic Principles and Practice by Tony Hoagland. (Copies available: Free Library.)

Special Notes

This is an online class hosted through Zoom. We recommend that you download the free Zoom application on your computer, phone, or tablet in advance of the first class. You will receive a confirmation email containing a link to join the course via Zoom. The same link will be used each week.

Tuition Assistance is Available

To make our classes and workshops accessible to everyone, Fleisher offers tuition assistance every term so that everyone can join our creative community. Tuition assistance applications can be completed once registration is open by clicking here. The deadline to apply for spring term assistance is Friday, March 10; Notifications will be sent by Monday, March 13.