4 - 6 pm
with Genine LentineIn the City Center Art Lounge
Part workshop, part salon, each Sunday Writing Studio session includes a combination of generative writing, reading, sharing/critiquing work, and discussion of craft and process.
A writing circle provides an ongoing practice of deepening your capacity for listening: to the work on the table, to what others say about your own work, and to what you are drawn to say about the work you read. Critiquing other poets’ work can often give you a sense of your own preoccupations, habits, and predilections before you become aware of them in relation to your own work.
We primarily focus on poetry, but the group often includes prose writers, graphic novelists, and those writing across genres. All are welcome—from beginning to more experienced writers. The studio equally welcomes drop-in or ongoing participation.Fees:
Each Session: $20; $18 current SFZC members; $16 limited income.
Advance registration encouraged but on-site registration also possible. Save 10% by registering for four sessions at a time (sessions need not be consecutive).To Register:
Choose the Register Online button above for the date(s) you will attend. Or call our toll free number 888.743.9362 or our local number 415.475.9362.About Registration, Scholarships, and Cancellations
For more information, please visit the Sunday Writing Studio blog
or contact Genine Lentine via email
Genine Lentine is the author of Poses: An Essay Drawn from the Model (Kelly’s Cove Press, 2012), Mr. Worthington's Beautiful Experiments on Splashes (New Michigan Press, 2010), and most recently, Found Dharma Talks (Missing Links Press, 2013). She is also co-author, with Stanley Kunitz and photographer Marnie Crawford Samuelson, of The Wild Braid: A Poet Reflects on a Century in the Garden. She received an MS in Theoretical Linguistics from Georgetown University and an MFA in Poetry from New York University. Recent work appears in The Baffler, Funk & Wag, and the PEN Poetry Series. She teaches privately and at San Francisco Art Institute. For more information see geninelentine.com.