Date: Saturday 13 November, 2021

Time: 10.00 to 13.00 IST/GMT

Cost: €50

Who the workshop is for

An online poetry workshop with poet Enda Wyley for emerging poets


What the workshop covers

This three-hour poetry workshop will be enjoyable, varied and interactive. You will encounter work by established poets which will guide you in our own writing and inspire new poems. Simple writing prompts will also be given in class. There will be no pressure on anyone to share new work – but if participants are happy to do so, the workshop will be an encouraging and positive environment for new poems to be celebrated. You will take away from this workshop an increased enthusiasm for poetry – the reading and writing of it, and a deeper understanding of the making of poetry. You will also feel encouraged and confident enough to keep writing and to continue to follow your own individual journey as emerging poets.

What you can expect

In this workshop, poet Enda Wyley will celebrate with you the energetic and imaginative work of established poets and will also guide you in your own poetry writing. Feel part of an encouraging poetry group, be open to creative prompts and the making of your own new poems.

Bursary for Dingle Lit Online Poetry Workshop with Enda Wyley

Poetry Ireland

Emerging poets are invited to apply for a bursary to attend Poetry in the Making as part of Dingle Literary Festival.

Poetry Ireland will support four emerging poets by gifting a limited number of free places to the online poetry workshop led by Enda Wyley taking place as part of the Dingle Literary Festival 2021 on Saturday 13 November. Places to this poetry workshop will be made available to poets of any age who are currently based in Ireland who can’t otherwise afford to attend. Full details of how to apply here

Enda Wyley leading a poetry workshop at the Dingle Literary Festival 2021

Workshop Leader – Enda Wyley

Enda Wyley is an Irish poet and teacher with over twenty-years’ experience of teaching poetry and writing. She has published six collections of poetry, from her debut Eating Baby Jesus, (1993 ), through to Borrowed Space, New and Selected Poems, (2014), and her most recent, The Painter on his Bike (2019 ), all published by Dedalus Press.


Cancellation/Refund Policy

You are entitled to a refund within one week of your payment, (less Eventbrite fees) provided that the workshop has not already started.
We cannot refund fees in respect of cancellation after this time. We cannot offer partial refunds to students who do not finish the workshop.

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