This 4 week class is for students interested in studying and discussing the work of great poets such as Sylvia Plath, Emily Dickinson, Philip Larkin and Thomas Hardy amongst others. Through examples students will also expand their knowledge of different poetic form such as the Ballade, Ode and Dramatic Monologue. They will learn how poets […]
Samantha Pattinson obtained her BA Hons in English literature at the University of York in England where she specialized in the Romantic Poets. She later obtained her MA in Law and practiced as an English Solicitor for the international law firm, Clifford Chance as well as in-house at Heinz.
Since moving to the USA Samantha has had several of her poems published in local newspapers and was chosen as a winner of the WestportReads Poetic Inspirations competition.
She is also the author of the play The Fishbowl and is currently in the process of writing her debut novel.