Online course; Poetry in the Contemporary World with Cristodoulos Makris

  • Dates; September 19th, 26th and October 3rd,10th,17th and 24th Time; 6.30pm - 8.30pm on the above dates
  • Tickets: €165

Tickets – 165 euro per person – Please note tickets are limited to 12 people.  

A 6-week online course with Christodoulos Makris exploring a range of approaches to and forms of poetry-making and publishing, expanding on ideas presented in the exhibition Is this a poem? at Museum of Literature Ireland, which he devised and curated. Highly practical, and operating cumulatively through continuous example, exercise and conversation, this course is designed to encourage and stimulate participants’ engagement with the expanded possibilities of contemporary poetic practice. 

Bio note: 

Christodoulos Makris is one of Ireland's leading experimental poets. He has published five books of poetry as well as several limited-edition pamphlets, artists’ books, digital projects and other poetry objects. He has received commissions and awards from Irish Museum of Modern Art, StAnza Festival (Scotland), Maynooth University, The Arts Council of Ireland, University College Dublin, and Irish Arts Center (New York) among others. He is the poetry editor at gorse journal, and his many programming and curatorial credits include partnerships with International Literature Festival Dublin, European Poetry Festival, and Museum of Literature Ireland.