Poems of Enlightenment – poetry appreciation

poetry appreciation

with Christine Williams
For thousands of years, poets across the globe have trodden pathways to personal discovery through poetry to share the self within.

This poetry appreciation course examines poetry from across cultures, countries and centuries.

When: Saturdays, 2-5 pm

Fee: $97

Suggested Reading

  • Pablo Neruda, ‘The Heights of Macchu Picchu’ (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, NY, 1967)
  • Roger Housden, ‘Ten Poems to Change Your Life’ (Penguin Random House, UK, 2002)
  • Stephen Mitchell (ed.), ‘The Enlightened Heart: An Anthology of Sacred Poetry’ (HarperCollins, New York, 1993
  • Norman Rosten ‘Selected Poems’, George Braziller, New York, 1979) )

About the Tutor

Dr Christine Williams believes in the power of poetry to express your ‘self’ and share with ‘other’. Christine has taught community writing classes for 20 years as well as lecturing in writing at several universities. She has a Master of Arts (Sydney University) and Doctorate in Creative Arts (University of Technoloogy, Sydney).

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Call 0432 289 311 or 0407 290 229

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