Poetry- Apocalypse! - The Garsdale Retreat

Poetry: Apocalypse!

How might poets respond to the violence, crises and dislocations of the contemporary world?  Do Apocalyptic times demand a new, Apocalyptic poetics?  On this course participants will encounter a range of approaches, techniques and methods that might help them explore the turbulence of the times without resorting to the ranter’s soapbox or succumbing to lyric despair.
Steve Ely – Tutor
Helen Tookey – Guest Reader
31st October – 5th November 2022