Visiting Author Series: X=Y—Figurative Language with Katie Farris and Ilya Kaminsky

$65.00 Members
$75.00 Non-members

In this generative class with practicing poets Katie Farris and Ilya Kaminsky, the instructors will provide various approaches to generating new and interesting figurative language, giving examples and exercises to strengthen and extend metaphor, moving from simplest artistic templates to more complex systems of metaphors, similes and figurative speech.

CART services (live, real-time transcription) will be available for this event. Please email us at with at least two weeks notice to request this service.

This page allows you to register for the in-person course at the Denver location of Lighthouse Writers Workshop. To order to register for the livestream, click here. If you're interested in also attending Farris and Kaminsky's Reading and Conversation, you can purchase an All-Access Pass (in-person or livestreamed) for both the class and the reading!

These events are brought to Lighthouse in partnership with the University of Denver's Center for Judaic Studies.

Instructor: Katie Farris and Ilya Kaminsky Learn More


Oct 15, 2023 2:30pm - 4:30pm