With Tony Abbott. Six sessions, Wednesdays 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m., January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15.
In this advanced workshop you will study and analyze the poems of Robert Frost, exploring what you can learn about the craft of poetry from his work. The second half of each class period is dedicated to a formal workshop experience in which class members read and critique one another’s poems. Previous poetry workshopping experience required. Enrollment in this class requires instructor invitation or permission. Members: $165. Non-Members: $185.
About the Instructor: Anthony S. Abbott is the winner of the NC Award in Literature for 2015. He is the author of seven books of poems, two novels, and four books of literary criticism. He is the Charles A. Dana Professor of English Emeritus at Davidson College, where he has taught since 1964. He and his wife Susan live in Davidson. They have three sons and seven grandchildren.