In this course you will be acquainted with contemporary Worcester poets. Guest poets attending the class to discuss their own work include Susan Elizabeth Sweeney, Professor at the College of the Holy Cross; John Hodgen and David Thoreen, Professors at Assumption College and Susan Roney-O’Brien, retired English teacher. Each of these local poets has published books and winners of various poetry awards.
GROUP LEADER: Eve Rifkah earned her MFA in 2002 from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She has taught at WPI, Clark, WSU and FSU. She is the author of four books and is published in many journals.
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