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Poetry Workshop: Poetry and (Work)Place: Inviting Your Vocation into Your Poetry

at Kalamazoo College Library, Kalamazoo MI

Apr 16 2016
Poetry Workshop: Poetry and (Work)Place: Inviting Your Vocation into Your Poetry

Led by McKenzie Lynn Tozan.

As writers, there are two reoccurring hurdles that we face: time and what to write about. Recently, I’ve
discovered a method that has helped me write vocational poetry, or poems which invite, involve, and
reinvent the goings-on and observations of the workplace. In this workshop, I will share examples of
vocational poetry and exercises that invite our many, varied jobs, each with their own peculiarities, into
some new, on-the-spot poems.

Appropriate for: Anyone who

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