Poetry Surgery with Jericho Brown

Poetry Surgery with Jericho Brown

Book a one-to-one feedback session with visiting American poet Jericho Brown!

This is a rare opportunity to discuss your poems in-progress in an in-depth one-to-one session with one of our most exciting overseas tutors, while they are briefly in the UK this Summer. There are four one-hour time slots available:

10:30 – 11:30
11:45 – 12:45
14:00 – 15:00
15:15 – 16:15

To book a session, click ‘purchase course’ then select a time slot from the drop-down menu. You may submit up to 6 poems of no more than 150 lines total. Poems should be sent to administration[at]poetryschool.com no less than 2-weeks before your session.

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About Jericho Brown View Profile

Jericho Brown is the recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award and fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Brown’s first book, Please (New Issues 2008), won the American Book Award. His second book, The New Testament (Copper Canyon 2014), won the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award and was named one of the best of the year by Library Journal, Coldfront, and the Academy of American Poets. His poems have appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, The New Republic, Buzzfeed, and The Pushcart Prize Anthology. He is the director of the Creative Writing Program at Emory University.

‘Last month I used the Poetry School’s individual tutorial facility... I came away feeling that I had just had a master class in how poetry works and how poets should set about developing their craft. Thank you.’

Michael Mackay – Student

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