Sijo Workshop: Comparing Korean Poetry with Chinese and Japanese Verse

Start Date: May 12, 2018
End Date: May 12, 2018
Time Detail: 8:30am-5:00pm
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 will cover workshop materials and meals.

Registration deadline: April 13, 2018.

$500 in travel/accommodation support will be provided to out-of-state participants.  $250 in travel/accommodation support will be provided to in-state participants.

Please note: Teachers who have not participated in a prior EASC-NCTA poetry workshop will receive admissions preference.

Offered to: All States