Sijo Workshop: Comparing Korean Poetry with Chinese and Japanese Verse

Start Date: September 28, 2019
End Date: September 28, 2019
Time Detail: 8:00am-4:45pm, with reception and concert to follow
Location: Pike Performing Arts Center, 6701 Zionsville Rd, Indianapolis IN 46268
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. The workshop will be followed by a Korean Performing Arts Concert.
Registration and Info:

Applications accepted online at Participants will be required to pay a $40 non-refundable registration fee upon acceptance to the workshop.

Deadline: August 23, 2019. Participation limited to 25, with preference given to full-time teachers in Indiana.

*Please note: Application eligibility limited to teachers who have not participated in a previous IU-NCTA sijo 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