Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Poet Doug Holder Will Lead Workshop at Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center

Ibbetson Street Press founder, Director of the Newton Free Library Poetry Series, and arts editor of The Somerville News Doug Holder, will lead a three session poetry workshop at the Gosman Jewish Community Center-- a branch of the Jewish Community Centers of Boston. Holder is on the adjunct faculty of Endicott College, and Bunker Hill Community College. He holds an M.A. in Literature from Harvard University, and has read from his work and conducted poetry workshops throughout Israel as a guest of the Voices Israel literary organization.

Poetry Writing and Publishing

This course will demystify the poetry writing

and publishing process. We’ll develop our

poems in a supportive workshop atmosphere,

and the instructor will provide tips for

getting your work published. Perfect course

for the novice or intermediate level poet.

Bring three poems, seven copies of each to

the first class.

Doug Holder

Gosman Jewish Community Campus
333 Nahanton Street, Newton Center, MA 02459
Telephone: (617) 558-6522

The Leventhal-Sidman JCC is a branch of the Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston. JCCGB is an agency of the Combined Jewish Philanthropies.

May 16, 23,30 ( 3 weeks) Sundays 10am-12 pm

JCC member: $90

Nonmember: $105

Register on-line at


Call 617.558.6480


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