2017 FALL WORKSHOPS

Fall Workshops Start September 14

Register by September 1!

FULL-TIME SCHEDULE AND FEES

For full-time participants, the fee for 12 sessions is $725. There are four sessions from which to choose: Tuesday mornings, Tuesday evenings, Thursday mornings, and Thursday evenings.

Twelve Tuesday Mornings (10 A.M.) September 19 - December 12

Twelve Tuesday Evenings (7 P.M.) September 19 - December 12

Twelve Thursday Mornings (10 A.M.) September 14 - December 14 (no class Sept. 21)

Twelve Thursday Evenings (7 P.M.) September 14 - December 14 (no class Sept. 21)

 

HALF-TIME SCHEDULE AND FEES

For a program of six alternating weeks, you may select either of the four TRUTH or four BEAUTY schedules for a fee of $420. No substitutions or "make-ups" will be allowed for half-time students. If you need to cancel or miss a particular day included in your schedule, there is no substitution option.

Tuesdays (10 A.M. and 7 P.M.) 

Section "Truth:" September 19; October 3, 17, 31; November 14; December 5

Section "Beauty:" September 26; October 10, 24; November 7, 28; December 12 

Thursdays (10 A.M. and 7 P.M.) 

Section "Truth:" September 14; October 5, 19; November 2, 16; December 7

Section "Beauty:" September 28; October 12, 26; November 9, 30; December 14

 

REGISTRATION

The registration and fees payment deadline for Winter 2017 is Friday, September 1, 2015. Register by emailing Carol Hobbs, Workshop Administration at carol@poemworks.com or calling (781)769-2066. Checks are payable to Barbara Helfgott Hyett and mailed to Barbara Helfgott Hyett, PO Box 67107, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-9998. Barbara's telephone contact: (617)332-3590

 

"BRING A FRIEND" PROGRAM

if a registered participant brings a friend to a single class, and the friend signs up for a semester term, PoemWorks will pay the registered participant a finders fee of $100. And if you bring 10, imagine how far you can go!

 

"VISITING POET" PROGRAM

Any current or former Workshop member is welcome to attend any individual workshop session on a space-available basis. The fee is $100 per session, and must be scheduled in advance by contacting Barbara directly. One week notice is required.

 

INDIVIDUAL WORK WITH BARBARA

Individual sessions with Barbara (such as working on manuscript completion or readying work for publication) may be scheduled by contacting Barbara directly. The fee is $100 per hour.

 

NEW MEMBERS

Please mail 5 poems, SASE and fee to Barbara Helfgott Hyett, P.O. Box 67107, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467-9998 or email barbara@poemworks.com

 

Since 1984, prize-winning poet Barbara Helfgott Hyett, has conducted PoemWorks Workshops in the Boston area.


Each workshop session is a gathering of poets who each bring work to the table for reading and critique. Each weekly session provides intensive critical analysis in a supportive atmosphere as poets work towards finely-honed, completed poems.

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