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Poetry as Therapy, Joy, and Renewal

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February 21
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm



Poetry as Therapy, Joy, and Renewal with Stephan Delbos

Wednesdays via Zoom

February 21st & 28th, March 6th & 13th


$44.00 per person (limit 10 students)

Zoom login info will be emailed following registration

This four session online course promotes the therapeutic and joyful nature of writing and reading poetry as a way to reflect on our own experiences and turn them into art. The course will nurture students’ appreciation of poetry, improve their reading comprehension, build their creative confidence, and enable them to express themselves in writing. No previous experience is required.

Week 1: Poetry as Therapy

Week 2: Poetry as Joy

Week 3: Poetry as Renewal

Week 4: Poetry as Companion

About the instructor: An award winning poet, translator, editor, playwright, literary scholar, and teacher. Stephan Delbos served as the first poet Laureate of Plymouth, Massachusetts from 2020 to 2024. His most recent publications include Small Talk Poems (Dos Madres, 2021) and a work of literary history, The New American Poetry and Cold War Nationalism (Palgrave, 2021).



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