Newspaper Blackout Poetry: How to Turn an Old Newspaper into a Poetic Masterpiece
Taught by Gracie Janove
Gracie Janove is a birth doula and photographer. She works as a writing tutor. Originally from Brooklyn, she now lives (mostly) in northern California. She enjoys reading social theory, experimenting in the kitchen, and cuddling with Peaches, the cat. Her blog is greysea.tumblr.com
Have you ever struggled writing poetry? This class, inspired by Austin Kleon's Newspaper Blackout, will be a hands on experiment in creating your very own newspaper blackout poetry!
I'll guide you through the process, assisting with helpful tips and a variety of approaches to creating your own poems. Whether you're a seasoned writer or haven't ever written a poem, this class is for you! All you need is a sharpie, newspaper and some discernment and...voilà!