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Molly Brown Poetry Writing Workshop

June 20, 2018, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Register for Workshop
Don’t miss this opportunity to practice your craft with award-winning poet Molly Brown. Workshop topics will be posted as soon as they become available.


  • $60 Adults
  • Free for College Students
Molly Brown will be reading at the Sunken Garden Poetry Festival. For details, see Molly Brown in our Calendar.

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Molly McCully Brown is the author of The Virginia State Colony For Epileptics and Feebleminded (Persea Books, 2017), which won the 2016 Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize. Raised in rural Virginia, she is a graduate of Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Stanford University, and the University of Mississippi, where she received her MFA in poetry.

Her poems and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in Gulf CoastNinth LetterPleiadesKenyon ReviewImageColorado Review, TriQuarterly Online, The Rumpus, Meridian, and elsewhere. She’s been the recipient of fellowships and scholarships from the Civitella Ranieri foundation, the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and the University of Mississippi, where she was a John and Renée Grisham fellow. Beginning in September 2017, she is the inaugural Jeff Baskin Writers Fellow at The Oxford American magazine. She is at work on a collection of essays about disability, poetry, religion, and the American South that explores the relationship between the body and that intangible other we sometimes call the soul.

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