If you're a beginner you can start our 12 week beginners' course, then progress to our 24 week Stage 2 course should you wish to continue your development. However, if you already have some experience and want a more advanced course, you can start immediately at Stage 2.
Writing Poetry: The Essentials with Liz Berry
|Programme||WCN-UEA Creative Writing Programme|
|Level||Level 1, 12-week course|
16th May - 15th August
£450 payable on being accepted onto the course.
Where do poems begin? How can we make language sing? Whether you're new to writing poems or have dabbled in the past, join prize-winning poet Liz Berry on a journey into the transformative world of poetry. You'll read inspiring poets, explore how poems take shape, and begin to create and share your own work with a friendly supportive group
Liz Berry was born in the Black Country and now lives in Birmingham. Her debut collection, Black Country (Chatto & Windus, 2014), was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation, received a Somerset Maugham Award and won the Forward Prize for Best First Collection 2014. Black Country was chosen as a poetry book of the year by The Guardian, The Telegraph, The Mail, The Big Issue and The Morning Star.