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Poetry in the Afternoon – Poetry Workshop with Dr. Katie Marya

June 15 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Do you like poetry? Come spend the afternoon with Dr. Katie Marya (author of Sugar Work, 2022) to discuss a small selection of poems alongside passages from Carl Phillip’s recent book My Trade Is Mystery: Seven Meditations from a Life in Writing. We’ll end with a brief writing prompt. Handouts will be provided. Bring something to write with.

Please email [email protected] if you’d like to attend; only 8 spots available. 

Katie Marya is a writer from Atlanta, Georgia. Her work has appeared in literary magazines such as Southern Indiana ReviewNorth American Review, GuernicaWaxwingAGNIFence, and on the national poetry podcast The Slowdown Show. Her debut poetry collection Sugar Work was the Editor’s Choice for the 2020 Alice James Book Award. Marya lives in Nebraska where she teaches writing at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.


June 15
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm