Eat, Drink, and Go Deep
This Winter, we’re inviting playwrights, poets and authors we love to a teach an intimate master class to guests at the French restaurant Calliope over a three course lunch. Artists will discuss their writing practices and philosophies and engage students in a couple of writing exercises á table. Poet Dominique Townsend (”The Weather & Our Tempers) teaches January 22. Fiction writer Joanna Hershon (”A Dual Inheritance”) teaches January 29. And Daphne Merkin will offer a memoir class on February 12. Each event is limited to 15 people and costs $100, plus drinks, tax, and tip. For information and reservations, please email lizzie (at) lizziesimon.com. Calliope is located on 84 East Fourth Street in the East Village, NYC.