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Gemini Ink Virtual Literary Open House
June 11, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm UTC+5Free
Please join us as we celebrate our new Poet Laureate, Andrea Vocab Sanderson, update you on our response to COVID-19, and discuss our upcoming programming. We also want to hear how we, as your writing arts center, can be present for you during these challenging times.
Join us to hear:
Gemini Ink E.D. Alexandra van de Kamp, and Florinda Flores-Brown, Program Director, discuss the safety of staff, community & adapting programming in the time of Covid-19. They’ll also discuss funding and sustainability challenges, and what to look for ahead. In the second half of the meetup, Sarah Colby will discuss the Veterans Writing Collective; Eusebio Diaz will discuss “Southern Noir” and the next featured book of the Noir Series, Bluebird, Bluebird by Attica Locke; Edward Vidaurre will be discussing his upcoming poetry/publishing workshop happening in July; Joyous Windrider and Aminah Decé will talk about their summer youth workshops at Gemini Ink, and, of course, we are featuring the one-and-only San Antonio Poet Laureate Andrea “Vocab” Sanderson.
Texas Poet Laureate Emmy Pérez has also been added as a guest to tonight’s Virtual Literary Open House! She’ll be discussing her upcoming workshop at Gemini Ink and her Big Texas Read feature on July 22nd. Join us!