Nonfictitious Poetry: Who Says CNF Has to Be Prose? (CREATE B2)

Who says creative nonfiction has to be prose? If you love nonfiction with a poet’s heart or love poetry with a keen eye for truth, this session is for you. In this interactive discussion, Viannah will cover several types of nonfiction poetry (found poetry, news headlines, song lyrics, nonfiction narrative, and others) and also will consider ways to make your nonfiction prose more poetic by employing creative essay structures and including vivid description and detail. Finally, we’ll go over some poetry-writing techniques, including phrasing and sentence structure, for making your prose more arresting for your readers.

Breakout Sessions Create
Location: Salon B Date: August 8, 2015 Time: 11:15 am - 12:00 pm v.e. duncan Viannah E. Duncan