Instructor: Jee Leong Koh
Poem & Process: a Workshop in Vision and Revision In this intensive, the award-winning author of Steep Tea will lead the discussion of participants’ poems in a workshop that digs deep into the process of revision.
Jee Leong Koh is the author of Steep Tea (Carcanet), named a Best Book of 2015 by UKs Financial Times and a Finalist by Lambda Literary in 2016. His work has been featured as Poem of the Week by The Guardian and Split This Rock, and selected for the Best New Poets and Bettering American Poetry anthologies. For this 4-hour intensive, he will lead the group discussion and give his comments on poems submitted by participants. The focus is on understanding a poems true subject and giving it an imperishable form. Participants will submit three original poems at least a week before the intensive.