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The Femme Canon with Carmina Masoliver

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Join this celebration of women’s literature, led by the poet Carmina Masoliver. Over the course of three creative writing workshops you will expand your writing, explore female and non-binary poets whose work has often been excluded, and find inspiration for new writing.

With Carmina, you will cover texts from the epic poetry of Mary Tighe, Dorothy Parker and Elizabeth Bishop, to contemporary poets such as Kate Tempest and Warsan Shire, amongst others. Each session will be an opportunity to explore new writing, write new poetry and gain feedback from the tutor and group.

What will you do on the course?

Over the course of 3 three-hour workshops you will take inspiration from the selected texts and follow a series of exercises to write new work. Each workshop will includes the option to share your work with the group, inviting comments and constructive feedback.

Who is it for?

If you are looking to discover the writing of important women and non-binary people, or need inspiration for new writing, welcome to The Femme Canon. This course is primarily aimed at women and non-binary people, but all are welcome.

The workshops will run on the following dates:

Saturday 14 April
Saturday 19 May
Saturday 16 June

All workshops will run from 10am-1pm.

About Spread the Word’s discounted rates

London Writers Network members receive a 10% discount on Spread the Word’s paid programme of activities, and access to two free specially programmed London Writers Network events a year. You can find out more about the London Writers Network scheme here.

To see if you are eligible for a concessionary rate, please take a look at our concessions policy.

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