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McCallum to help people fight ‘fear of poetry’ with Brown Bag

Poet Shara McCallum thinks there’s a wave of fear sweeping through society.

“I think people are afraid of poetry,” McCallum said. “They think that they can’t get it.” 618 more words

Chautauqua Institution

Inspiring heroes: Eig and McCallum lead workshops on compelling characters

The Chautauqua Writers’ Center workshops for Week Two will focus on creating compelling heroes and breaking the chains of form in poetry.

Prose writer-in-residence Jonathan Eig will lead a workshop called “It Takes a Hero,” and poet-in-residence Shara McCallum will lead an advanced, two-week workshop called “Form Unbound.” Eig and McCallum will also give readings at 3:30 p.m. 526 more words

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