PSNH Presents via Zoom: SEPT 26 @ 7PM (ET) – a Conversation with Jeff Friedman on the Prose Poem/ Microstory

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Date(s) - September 26, 2023
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Tuesday, September 26 @ 7PM (ET) ~ PSNH Presents via Zoom

Jeff Friedman: Prose Poem / Micro Story

In this writing workshop, you’ll explore the prose poem and micro story and the interplay between these two genres. You’ll write poems in paragraphs—poems that might resemble postcards or emails— and stories that might only be the length of a paragraph, stories that strike with a lyric intensity. You’ll create new work that tests the boundaries between poem and story..

This Zoom event is free and open to the public, but we request that you RSVP for this conversation with Jeff:

JEFF FRIEDMAN’s tenth collection, Ashes in Paradise, will be published by Madhat Press in November 2023. His other collections of poetry and prose, include The Marksman (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2020), Floating Tales (Plume Editions/Madhat Press, 2017), and most recently The House of Grana Padano (Pelekinesis, April 2022), cowritten with Meg Pokrass. Friedman’s poems, mini tales and translations have appeared in American Poetry ReviewPoetry, New England Review, Poetry International, Cast-Iron Aeroplanes That Can Actually Fly: Commentaries from 80 American Poets on their Prose Poetry, Flash Fiction Funny, Flash Nonfiction Funny, Fiction International, Plume, Dreaming Awake: New Contemporary Prose Poetry from the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom and The New Republic, and Best Microfiction 2021, 2022 and 2023. He has received an NEA Literature Translation Fellowship and numerous other awards and prizes.

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