Rupert Brooke Remembered – Celebrating the 100th Anniversary

  • The Skyros Centre
  • May 24 - 30
  • £545
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A special epic week of literature, pilgrimage and creativity on the island of Skyros, May 24th to May 31st 2015, to mark the 100th anniversary of the death of the poet, Rupert Brooke.

Susie Self Singer/Songwriter and Kevan Manwaring Poet/Writer lead a week long adventure on Skyros focussed on exploring the complex mysteries of the life of Rupert Brooke and visiting his final resting place.

The week includes courses in: Creative writing, song writing, guided walks, relaxing sound baths ,watercolour painting and magical adventures on the beautiful island. Kevan will be offering 90 minute daily poetry sessions offering creative feedback.

Participants will stay in the stunning village of Skyros by the sea. There will be early morning sessions of meditative “Sound Immersions”. Mid morning sessions will alternate between creative writing and songwriting. In the afternoons will be Siesta and time to go to the beach. Late afternoon/early evening will be led walks incorporating writing, poetry and watercolour painting. The week also includes a days adventure to the grave of Rupert Brook and a festive music and poetry evening.