Focus Your Form: An Introduction to Poetic Forms - Finglas Style with Rachael Hegarty
Starts: Mon 20 May 2019
Duration: 3 Weeks (20 May, 27 May & 10 June. No course on June Bank Hol)
Cost: €135/€120 Members
Dr. Rachael Hegarty and the work-shoppers will examine different poetic forms and explore how form can contain and reveal content. This workshop will be a chance to write, revise and harness form to make the poem alright like.
Rachael Hegarty was born in Dublin and reared in Finglas. She earned her BA at U. Mass Boston, her Masters at the Oscar Wilde Centre, Trinity, Dublin and her doctorate at the Seamus Heaney Centre, Queens University, Belfast. Widely published in national and international journals and broadcast on RTÉ radio, her debut collection, Flight Paths Over Finglas was awarded the 2018 Shine Strong Award. Her kids say she uses the F-word too often: Finglas, feminism and feckin’ poetry.