Dara-Lyn Shrager is the Poet-in-Residence at the Princeton Public Library for Fall 2018. See events below. Her collection Whiskey, X-Ray, Yankee is available from Barrow Street Press and Amazon.

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Advanced Poetry Workshop

  • Princeton Public Library 65 Witherspoon Street Princeton, NJ, 08542 United States (map)

Poet-in-residence Dara-Lyn Shrager conducts a three-part workshop for writers. Poetry basics will be reviewed and creating and sustaining tension in a poem will be discussed. Participants will write the first draft of a poem in the first session. Early revision will be discussed in the second session and editing techniques will be practiced. In the third session, revision techniques including radical revision will be discussed before participants write a second draft of their poem. Pencil/pen and paper are required. Limited…

Earlier Event: October 14
Later Event: October 24
Advanced Poetry Workshop