We began the day with dedicated writing time, where people were free to take up position on the lawns or the garden table or the sofas or the dining table, or the many benches scattered around Great Barn Farm.Read More
Today was the first day of discussions and workshops—and what a perfect place in which to do all these! The weather was wonderful, the atmosphere serene and contemplative, the people all friendly and smart.Read More
The focus of my PhD is ekphrasis in response to modernist paintings, especially those that are very dark or near-black. One example is a poem I wrote about Kazimir Malevich’s Black Square (recently published in The Ekphrastic Review).
by Patrick Wright, Open UniversityRead More