Workshop: Poetry and Place With Brendan Ryan

GRLCEvents

Event Date: 
26 August 2022
Author / Presenters: 
Brendan Ryan

10.30am to 1.30pm (with a break)

Colac Library, 173 Queen Street, Colac

This workshop is intended for people who are interested in writing about rural places and how the notion of place contributes to an internal dialogue with the speaker in a poem. Participants will be asked to commune with their inner worlds in relation to the places we live, work and play, as basis for poetry.

This session is designed for beginner to established adult (18+) writers.
Tickets – $30; $20 for GRLC Members; $10 Concession.

About the presenter: Brendan Ryan is the author of Walk Like a Cow (published by Walleah Press in 2020), a memoir about growing up in rural Victoria, and six volumes of poetry including his 2019 anthology, The Lowlands of Moyne. He has been short-listed for a number of poetry prizes.