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Denise Low
Writing Instructor

Denise Low, Kansas Poet Laureate 2007-09, is author of over 30 books, including A Casino Bestiary: Poems (Spartan Press) and The Turtle’s Beating Heart: One Family’s Story of Lenape Survival, a memoir (U. of Nebraska Press). She has won three Ks. Notable Book Awards and other honors. Low has an MFA (Wichita State U.) and Ph.D. (K.U.). She teaches for Baker University’s School of Professional and Graduate Studies. Sample poems are on the Poetry Foundation website. https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/denise-low

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Moods of Poetry

Moods of Poetry

Ages 14 - Adult

Celebrate Poetry Month with a workshop for veteran poets, beginners, and readers of poetry. Writing begins with a mood. This workshop explains how to fit the mysterious emotional energy to verse. Quick anger calls for short poems with short, tense lines. Nature poetry lends itself to rambling odes. Learn best practices and traditions from a master poet. Students will examine examples and write drafts in class. Optional sharing and critiques. The class includes the book Moods in Poetry: A Guidebook for Writers.

Class Code Dates Days Time Instructor Price (Member)
SP-AAW036 04/28 - 04/28 SA 1:00PM - 4:00PM Low, Denise $45.00 ($40.50) Enroll Now!