Kathryn Simmonds Seminar

Kathryn Simmonds Seminar

Intimate monthly seminars with Kathryn Simmonds.

* To ensure the safety of our tutors and students, these courses will take place on the video-conferencing platform, ZOOM *

Monthly seminar groups with Kathryn Simmonds, featuring close reading, in-depth discussion and feedback on your poems-in-progress, as well as conversation around contemporary poetry and guidance on your next steps as a poet. With a maximum of eight students in each group, these seminars provide an intimate setting and generate supportive and critical friendships, helping you to become part of a poetry community.

Entry into the seminars is by application only. If you would like to sign up, please contact the office for information and we will assist you in the application process. Do not book online before applying.

6 x monthly sessions between January and June, all of which will take place on the video conferencing platform Zoom. Sessions will run 10.00am–12.30pm on the below dates.

18-Jan
15-Feb
15-Mar
19-Apr
17-May
21-Jun

More information about how all our seminars work can be found on the Seminars Course Page.

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About Kathryn Simmonds View Profile

Kathryn Simmonds has published two collections with Seren, Sunday at the Skin Launderette (2008), and The Visitations (2013). She has been Poet-in-Residence at the Charles Causley Trust in Cornwall, and her poems have appeared in various publications including Poetry, The Guardian, The New Statesman, The Poetry Review and The Irish Times. Her poems and short stories have also been broadcast on BBC radio. She has worked as a poetry tutor for Morley College and Oxford University Continuing Education, and run a number of courses for The Poetry School. She lives in Norwich with her family.

‘I feel more confident and the course has encouraged me to explore new styles and ideas. Staff at Poetry School are always helpful, professional and friendly.’

– Summer 2018 survey response

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