Sijo Workshop: Comparing Korean Poetry with Chinese and Japanese Verse

Start Date: November 10, 2018
End Date: November 11, 2018
Time Detail: 9:00am-6:00pm (Sat) + 9:00am-12:00pm (Sun)
Location: PianoForte Studios, 1335 S Michigan Ave, Chicago IL 60605
Type of Course: Face-to-Face Seminars and Workshops
Audience: K-12 teachers from all disciplines are encouraged to apply
Course Description: This workshop will introduce K-12 educators to Korean sijo, Chinese jueju, and Japanese haiku, with attention to thematic and stylistic similarities and differences among the three forms. It will also include a sijo composition session, as well as strategies for teaching East Asian poetry.
Registration and Info:

Registration can be completed online at A $40 non-refundable registration fee is due upon registration.

Deadline: October 1, 2018. Participation limited to 25 teachers.

Please note: Admission is limited to teachers who have not participated in a previous IU EASC-NCTA poetry workshop.

Offered to: All States
Additional Information: Participation includes a stipend based on roundtrip travel distance from the workshop venue. Meals and a certificate of participation will be provided to all participants.

*Up to 150 miles: $200
*151-450 miles: $350
*More than 450 miles: $500