“Free Peoples’ Poetry Workshop”

conducted by

Poet Etheridge Knight

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-Etheridge Knight is the author of: Belly Song & Other Poems (Broadside Press, Detroit), Born of a Woman (Houghton Mifflin, Boston), Black Voices from Prison (Pathfinder Press, New York), and the Essential E.K. (Univ.-Pitt Press)

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Beginning Sunday, Sept. 28, 1986, will offer ten 3 hrs. Sessions. Some of the subjects to be discussed:

  1. A general overview of Contemporary Amer. Poetry; Outline goals + expectations of workshop.

  2. Theory of “The Creative Process.”

  3. The Oral + Physical Aspects in Contemp American Poetry

  4. Development critique of Poetry mss., critical evaluation, + the possibilities of Publication.

  5. Dynamics + Principles of Public Readings

Etheridge Knight will also be available to work with members of the workshop on an individual basis by arrangements. The class will close with