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Ekphrasis with Logen Cure

March 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This workshop will explore as ekphrasis as a tool to discovery and increased poetic skill. Come prepared to generate work in response to visual art on display in the ArtSpace gallery. This workshop is suitable for all poets at all levels of experience.

Objectives: Students will be able to…

-Read and analyze poems inspired by art

-Discuss methods used by poets in writing ekphrastic poetry

-Utilize various strategies for writing their own ekphrastic poetry

Logen Cure is the author of three poetry chapbooks: Still, Letters to Petrarch, and In Keeping. She’s an editor for Voicemail Poems. She curates Inner Moonlight, a monthly reading series at The Wild Detectives in Dallas. She serves as an English faculty member at Tarrant County College and earned her MFA in Creative Writing from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She lives in DFW with her wife and daughter.