Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

 

THE WRITER'S CENTER IS TEMPORARILY RELOCATING DURING OUR RENOVATIONS IN SUMMER 2018

INFORMATION ON THE NEW VENUE FOR BETHESDA WORKSHOPS

 

Sandra Beasley

Sandra Beasley

Sandra Beasley is the author of three poetry collections—Count the Waves, I Was the Jukebox (winner of the Barnard Women Poets Prize), and Theories of Falling—and a memoir, Don’t Kill the Birthday Girl: Tales from an Allergic Life. Honors for her work include a 2015 NEA fellowship, the Center for Book Arts Chapbook Prize, and two D.C. Commission on the Arts & Humanities fellowships. She lives in Washington, D.C., where she coordinates literary programming for the Arts Club of Washington, and she teaches with the University of Tampa low-residency M.F.A. program. More about her at sandrabeasley.net and Poetry Foundation.

Teaching style: The tone of Sandra's workshops is rigorous, but conversational--there's always time for a joke. She praises clarity and risk on the page.