I recently heard about Newspaper Blackout Poetry, and thought we should give it a spin in Creative Writing class.
Here’s two videos to give somebackground:
A sample of Austin Kleon’s Blackout Poetry:
You are going to create a trio of Newspaper Blackout Poetry.
All poems in the trio must relate to one another through a common theme.
Each poem must have a title.
Your poems are going to be displayed in three ways: On the walls in the hallway, on your blog, and submitted to Austin Kleon’s blog.