Where I’ll Be at AWP: F114 Redefining Lyric

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When one of the original participants had to step aside due to a timing conflict, I was lucky enough to be asked to join Andrew McFadyen-Ketchum’s wonderful panel for AWP.  I’m humbled by the company and thrilled to be among such wonderful poets. 

F114. Redefining Lyric: Five Poets Featured on PoemoftheWeek.org Read Their Work
(Robert Wrigley, Nicole Cooley, Tim Seibles, Daniel Khalastchi, Sandy Longhorn)
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most commonly associated with poetry, is applied to nearly every genre
of narrative writing: plays, essays, music, stories, film, nonfiction,
and novels. But what happens when it works the other way around and
narrative elements of these forms are applied to lyric poetry? Join
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reading by five of its award-winning and emerging poets whose work
explores this question, redefining lyricism and poetry itself along the

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Posted by Sandy Longhorn


Wow! This sounds like a wonderful session. (Wish I could be there…)

Sandy Longhorn

Thanks, Joannie! Wish you could be there, too.

Tawnysha Greene

How lovely! Good luck on the panel!

Sandy Longhorn

Thanks, T!