Event - ONLINE POETRY WORKSHOPS- JULY SCHEDULE



 

Poetry writing is a craft of writing which brews emotions with the stir of an idea, elements and aesthetics.

 Half Baked Beans brings to you 3 structured online poetry workshops in the month of July to enrich your knowledge and satiate creative urges. E-Poetry workshops are aimed at up-skilling you with different formats of poetry writing, virtual interaction with the instructor and writing exercises to groom you.

 To register for the Workshops, please submit your details here and make the payment through payment link given below. Once you fill out the details and make payment, we shall book your slot and mail you workshop join link ahead of the workshop.

 

Also, you can opt for- Pay for 2 and attend 3. There is a combined link below if you wish to opt for this.

 

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Basics of Poetry workshop

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Free Verse Poetry

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Prose Poetry

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Combined Link

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BASICS OF POETRY WRITING

DATE- JULY 11  |    

MODERATOR- AYUSHEE GHOSHAL     

TIME- 12 TO 2 PM

FEES- 500 INR

 

MODULE-   Basics of poetry writing

  • Understanding 10  simple rules for writing good poetry
  • Guide to structuring your poetry
  • Discussing various tools to create  powerful imagery
  • Understanding different types of imagery in poetry and how to use it
  • Powerful ways of telling  a story and engaging the readers
  • Discussing the use of metaphors in poetry writing and  how to effectively implement it
  • Identifying your writing style
  • Constructive feedback from the instructor

 

(Ayushee Ghoshal is a poet and spoken word artist. She is an ex/former lawyer, who quit law and is now a full time screenwriter and theatre enthusiast. Her full length poetry book '4 AM Conversations,' an Amazon bestseller has garnered rave reviews from people across the globe.)

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FREE VERSE POETRY WORKSHOP

DATE- JULY 18

MODERATOR- KAVYA SHARMA      

 TIME- 12 TO 2 PM

 Workshop Fees- 500 INR

 

MODULE-   FREE VERSE POETRY

Free Verse Poetry is the post-modern style of poetry writing wherein Kavya will be taking up some Indian and International poets’ works and will be discussing the tools you can use in your poetry to make your poetry stand out.

 

a.       Understanding Free verse- It is a relatable free style of poetry writing with no strict rules and/or guidelines to follow.

b.       Discussing the tools to be used in poetry

c.       Apart from this, in the end a 15 minute writing session will be conducted wherein students will be asked to create on the spot poetry and read out their pieces.

d.       constructive criticism.

 

 

(Kavya Sharma has completed her masters in Creative Writing from the University of Nottingham, England. She has authored two books till now namely a Y/A women’s fiction novel called “To Naddiyaa” published by Storymirror launched in Oxford Bookstore Delhi and a poetry collection called “The Carmine Memories: An Insane Woman’s Poetry” published by Partridge India.  Apart from that her poems/short fictions have been featured in various anthologies/literary magazines including Ninety Seven Poems by Terribly Tiny Tales (published by Penguin), A Map Called Home by Kitaab Org. Singapore, The Bangalore Review, Out of Print Magazine, Thought Catalog, Indus Woman Writing, From being Chained to being the Change by Muktha Foundation, etc.

She is a Novel Writing Mentor with My Captain, The Climber- A youth mentoring youth platform recognised by the United Nations SDSN. So far she has mentored close to 1500 mentees through her online classes. Apart from this she is also the Founder and Editor-in-chief of Verse of Silence, a literary platform which comes out with a creative magazine quarterly and also conducts poetry readings and online competitions/workshops across India.)

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PROSE POETRY WORKSHOP

DATE- JULY 25

MODERATOR- KAVYA SHARMA    

TIME- 12 TO 2 PM

Workshop Fees- 500 INR

 

MODULE-   PROSE POETRY

Prose poetry is the paragraph style poetry writing which inculcates both- the elements of poetry and storytelling. Kavya will be discussing some important prose poetry works in the history of literature and the tips and tricks of writing good prose poems. In the end a 15 minute writing session will be conducted wherein students will be asked to create on the spot prose poetry and read out their pieces for constructive criticism.

 

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