Modern poetry writing course

Details

Date 06 Apr 2021

Time 11:00 AM

Contact

Vision Australia

Address Online via Zoom, , Online via Zoom

Email info@visionaustralia.org

Website visionaustralia.org

Overview

A fun and interactive 6 week course for those interested in learning how to write modern poetry.

Join fellow writers who are blind or have low vision as we explore this interesting writing style.

Over the 6-week course, we will cover:

  1. Current and popular forms of poetry
  2. Deciding on a theme
  3. Elements of modern poetry practice
  4. Drafting and editing
  5. Poetry performance
  6. Getting published

You will also have the opportunity to share practical tips and tricks used to write, edit and record your work using assistive technology and learn different strategies to move into the broader writing community in your local area.

Please note that you will need to have a good level of skill with any assistive technology you may require to help you write and edit your work as part of this course.

Dates and times

Tuesdays, 6 April – 11 May from 11.00AM-12.30PM

Cost

This series can be funded through your NDIS plan, My Aged Care or privately funded. Please contact us if you would like to know how to arrange funding.

Location

This course will be delivered entirely online via Zoom. Read our guide to using Zoom with a screen reader here.

Booking

Bookings are essential as places are limited.

Please call 1300 84 74 66 or email info@visionaustralia.org.au