Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Occupations and Interruptions: A Poetry Workshop For Carers

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Goblin Market

Who this event is for

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Occupations & Interruptions is a series of free workshops for carers inspired by the work and life of Victorian poet Christina Rossetti and led by poet Dr Sarah Hesketh and Rossetti expert Dr Dinah Roe. They are organized in collaboration with Carers Oxfordshire. The workshops are designed to be flexible, and you can work with us during online sessions, or offline in your own time. Attend as few or as many sessions as you can! Access is provided to all resources for the duration of the workshops.

The workshops will take place online on four Wednesdays in April and May 2022.

Workshop 1: 27 April 2022, 10.30am-12pm
Workshop 2: 4 May 2022, 10.30am-12pm
Workshop 3: 11 May 2022, 10.30am-12pm
Workshop 4: 18 May 2022, 10.30am-12pm.

If you have any questions, would like more details, or are interested in joining the workshops, please contact Dr Dinah Roe: d.roe@brookes.ac.uk

Image is a detail from Illustration for Goblin Market by Florence Harrison (1910).