[Read] ➵ June Jordans Poetry for the People ➼ June Jordan – Diclofenac16.us

June Jordans Poetry for the People This Text Provides A Guide For Teachers And Poets On How To Inspire Young People To Become Practising Poets Part One Focuses On Jordan S Classroom And Workshop Methods For Teaching Poets Whilst Part Two Features Interviews With Contemporary Poets Who Discuss Their Influences.

[Read] ➵ June Jordans Poetry for the People  ➼ June Jordan – Diclofenac16.us
  • Paperback
  • 232 pages
  • June Jordans Poetry for the People
  • June Jordan
  • English
  • 25 June 2018
  • 0415911680

    10 thoughts on “[Read] ➵ June Jordans Poetry for the People ➼ June Jordan – Diclofenac16.us


  1. says:

    I don t really know what to make of this book, or even how to describe it The book grew out of the famous poetry class that June Jordan taught at Berkeley for many years, and it s something of a hodge podge The book is essentially a compilation of materials for and by the class student writings both poetry and personal reflections , a sample syllabus, lists of classroom ground rules, tips for staging readings, etc The book came out in the early nineties, and...


  2. says:

    A mix of everything how to write a poem plan a reading publish an anthology guide, poetry collection, curriculum, bibliography, reflection on experience The variation in content type from page to page threw me off a little, but I found this to be a rich resource Wish I was still teaching


  3. says:

    I found this book in a used bookstore in Mexico City one of the only English language books on the wonderful, musty shelves when I was living there It was such a delight, while living and working in a place where I had no writing group ...


  4. says:

    this book has a lot of awesome poetry by young people, as well as exercises you can do if you teach or want to learn poetry even if you don t teach poetry but you re into radical education or if you re not into education, but you study or studied literature take a look at this book


  5. says:

    Anyone looking to introduce poetry to a younger crowd, say in a classroom or or community setting should get this book.


  6. says:

    I co wrote this book.


  7. says:

    Very inspiring plan to bring poetry to the masses from the classes that June Jordan used to teach in the San Francisco Bay Area Loved it.


  8. says:

    LOVE LOVE this book An excellent how to guide and poetry collection in one.


  9. says:

    made me wanna be a poet activist teacher scholar when i grew up read it when i was 13 and changed my life.

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