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The New Space from Where We Witness— A Zoom Workshop with Christopher “Rooster” Martinez

June 4, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm UTC+5


Thursdays, June 4 & 11, 6:30-8pm, Online via Zoom
All Levels
Cost: $85 Nonmembers, $70 Members, $75 student
Limited to 15 students

Poetry of Witness looks at the realities and identifies them. By looking outward, connections are made between the self and the world. In this workshop, we’ll examine the new realities many of us have been sharing—sheltering-in-place and social distancing. We’ll re-interpret place and discuss how our relationships to those places have altered during the quarantine. We’ll craft new work through the lens of witness.

Read Rooster’s Q&A in our Writer’s Desk series.

Register at 20% off thru June 4th!

Register at 20% off!

This workshop will be held via the online video conferencing platform, Zoom. You can view brief tutorials on using the platform here.

Christopher “Rooster” Martinez is a writer and spoken word poet in the San Antonio community and author of A Saint for Lost Things, and the micro-chapbook, As it is in Heaven. Martinez earned an MA/MFA in Creative Writing, Literature & Social Justice at Our Lady of the Lake University. His work has appeared in The Huffington Post Latino Voices, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, Acentos Review, and Pilgrimage Press. Find him on Twitter & Instagram @ayoroost.




June 4, 2020
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm UTC+5
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