Hemingway Blinging Out Black Out Poetry Registration
Caption: Ernest Hemingway at his home Cuba, late 1940s. Credit: Courtesy of Ernest Hemingway Photograph Collection. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.
 

Hemingway Blackout Poetry Workshops

Learn about transforming a page from your favorite Hemingway book into a work of art with blackout poetry. Bring your marker and book page and be prepared to create your own masterpiece for yourself, your family, or your classroom.

"Blinging Out Blackout Poetry" with Janie Walburn

Date: Thursday, April 29, 2021

Time: 4:00 PM

Cost: Free

Description: This session will bring creative joy and relaxation to all. Ernest Hemingway's work will be used as the background for creating the found poetry known as Black out poetry. Creators will discover their hidden talent with words using Ernest Hemingway's short story pages to black out self-selected words in a design/style suitable for their pleasure. After blacking out their pages, creators will use their creative genius to add color and bling to spice up the page. The final product will appropriate for decorating their walls, binders, desks, or dorms! There's no WRONG way to create this work! All you need is a little happiness...and courage to change a page in a book!

Guide for Educators

For more information on incorporating “Hemingway” in the classroom download the Hemingway Educator Guide here: Educator Guide



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"Blackout Poetry the Ernest Hemingway Way" with Leron McAdoo

Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021

Time: 4:00 PM

Cost: Free

Description: Come join a Black Out Poetry workshop that explores an Ernest Hemingway approach. Participants will encounter the work and strategies of the iconic American writer of the “Old Man and the Sea.” The session will give all participants an opportunity create powerful and beautiful blackout poetry. This is an activity that turns a page of words into a creative writing and piece of visual art at the same time.



Guide for Educators

For more information on incorporating “Hemingway” in the classroom download the Hemingway Educator Guide here: Educator Guide

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).
Required Info
*Required in order to attend the event.

To receive a free poetry kit, enter your address below.