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Poetry School: Susan Wicks Kent Seminars
Fri 2 Oct 2020 to Fri 7 May 2021
Monthly seminar groups with Susan Wicks, featuring close reading, in-depth discussion and feedback on your poems-in-progress, as well as guidance on your next steps as a poet and conversation around contemporary poetry.

With a maximum of eight students, these seminars provide an intimate setting and generate supportive and critical friendships, helping you to become part of your local poetry community.

Entry into this group is by application only.

8 x monthly sessions between October and May. The first 3 sessions of the year will run on Zoom, with the remaining 5 being scheduled to take place in person, in Susan’s home. Classes will run 10am–1pm.

Susan Wicks has published seven collections of poetry, four of them with Bloodaxe Books: The Months (2016), House of Tongues (2011), De-iced (2007) and Night Toad: New & Selected Poems (2003), which includes a selection from three earlier books published by Faber: Singing Underwater, winner of the Aldeburgh Poetry Festival Prize; Open Diagnosis, which was one of the Poetry Society’s New Generation Poets titles; and The Clever Daughter, a Poetry Book Society Choice which was shortlisted for both T.S. Eliot and Forward Prizes. House of Tongues, Night Toad, Singing Underwater and The Months are all Poetry Book Society Recommendations.

Dates: 2 October 2020 - 7 May 2021
Location: Online/Kent
Cost: £250

Details here


Additional Information:
South East England

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