Teen Poetry Workshop Series

Category: Summer Reading EventCategory: Classes and WorkshopsCategory: Teens

Teens: Work with accomplished poet Gwen North Reiss during a 3-day poetry workshop.  Explore new and unusual forms of poetry, and strengthen your writing and analytical skills.  Play with your words!  Join us in the Curtis Gallery Monday, July 14 through Wednesday, July 16 from 2:30-4PM each day.

Gwen North Reiss is a freelance writer, journalist, and poet. A graduate of Yale College, she has published poems in The Connecticut ReviewThe Atlanta Review, Fairfield University’s Dogwood: A Journal of Poetry and Prose, the 92nd Street Y’s Podium, and the literary annual Rhino.  Her poem “Illuminated” won the 92nd Street Y’s Rachel Wetzsteon Prize in 2012.  Her poetry manuscript-in-progress was a finalist for the Larry Levis Prize at Four Way Books in 2013.  She lives in New Canaan.


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Email Teen Services Librarian Cheryl Capitani with any questions.