Have you dreamt of publishing? Want to get your a poetry chapbook out into the world? Our chapbook publication course begins with a 7-student, 7-week class and culminates with the publication of each student's chapbook.
Work with a dedicated instructor and committed poetry students to polish your manuscript to share it with the world—as a professionally bound book!
During this course, you will compile a chapbook and learn best practices for curation, ordering, and revision. Additional topics include performing, marketing, and editing. Class will consist of the following: discussions of the week’s topic, a class review of the week's chapbook manuscript, one-on-one time with the instructor, and collaborative work.
Cost: $179 course + $699 publication, 1 full need-based scholarship available
Size: 7 students
Times: Mondays, starts early October (exact time TBD, typically 7–8:30pm EST)
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Sean Hanrahan is a Philadelphian poet originally hailing from Dale City, Virginia. He is the author of the full-length collection Safer Behind Popcorn (Cajun Mutt, 2019) and the chapbooks Hardened Eyes on the Scan (Moonstone, 2018) and Gay Cake (Toho, 2020). His work has also been included in several anthologies, including Moonstone Featured Poets, Queer Around the World, and Stonewall’s Legacy, and several journals, including Impossible Archetype, Mobius, Peculiar, Poetica Review, and Voicemail Poems. He currently serves on the Moonstone Press Editorial Board, as head poetry editor for Toho Journal, and as a workshop instructor for Green Street Poetry. He has taught the classes A Chapbook in 49 Days and Ekphrastic Poetry, written poetry reviews for the Mad Poets Society, and has hosted poetry events for Art With Spirits, Moonstone, and Toho Publishing.