The Spaces Between: An Introduction to Poetic Writing with Simon Kindt
In this workshop, participants will use easy prompts to lay the foundations for writing, and will then move on to explore the importance of metaphor, imagery and writing for sound.
Workshop for beginner and intermediate writers. More information on program formats and level definitions can be found here.
About Simon Kindt
Simon Kindt is a Brisbane poet, arts worker and teacher. He runs SlammED!, Queensland’s biggest high school poetry slam and he was MC of Speedpoets, Brisbane’s longest running spoken word open-mic from 2014 to 2016. He is an editor of Pressure Gauge, an online literary journal and, along with Bill Moran, is co-author of Wreck / Age, available through Alien Mouth.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Unless otherwise stated, QWC workshops and events are suitable for participants aged 16 years and over. If you are under 18 years of age, please check with us for suitability before purchasing a ticket.
What can I bring into the event?
You can bring either pen and paper or a laptop along with you to write with. If you do bring a laptop, please remember to bring a power adaptor if necessary.
How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
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