Course overview

In this one-day session, we'll delve into the captivating realm of nature writing, exploring the works of various poets and prose writers who have beautifully depicted the natural world. Through a selection of diverse examples, participants will uncover the intricate tapestry of human-nature connections, from tranquil landscapes to the sublime forces of wilderness. Engaging discussions and analyses will highlight the unique perspectives and styles of writers who have sought to capture the essence of nature through their craft. Whether you're an avid nature enthusiast or simply curious about the power of literary expression, join us for a day of inspiration and discovery amidst the wonders of the natural world

Course description

Immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring beauty and profound insights of nature writing in this enriching one-day course. Through a carefully curated selection of poetry and prose, we will embark on a journey through the wilderness of literary expression, exploring how various writers have captured the essence of nature through their words. From the tranquil verses to the lyrical prose, participants will discover the diverse styles and perspectives that define the genre. Engaging discussions and close readings will illuminate the intricate interplay between humanity and the natural world, offering profound insights into our relationship with the environment.

Through exploring works by renowned authors, attendees will gain a deeper appreciation for the power of language to evoke the sensory richness and spiritual depth of nature. Whether you're a seasoned nature lover or a budding literary enthusiast, this course promises to inspire and enlighten, fostering a deeper connection to the world around us. Join us for a day of exploration, reflection, and discovery as we celebrate the timeless allure of nature writing and its enduring impact on our lives. Please bring your own lunch but refreshments are included.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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