Search for:
Loading Events

« All Events

Remote 3-Hour Workshop: Josephine Ishmon: A Celebration of Life

Saturday  |  Oct 28  |  12-3pm ET

Oct 28, 2023 | 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

$90.00 – $105.00
Josephine Ishmon

A Celebration of Life

A reading class on poems about life

and what it means to live.

In this workshop, we will develop a deeper appreciation for poetry and celebrate our own lives. We’ll build community using poems, with discussions centered around: character, rhythm, and technique. Join us!

This session will include works by contemporary poets including (but not limited to): Tina Chang, Lucille Clifton, Natalie Diaz, Yusef Komunyakaa, Mary Oliver, Nicole Sealey, Maggie Smith, Ocean Vuong and Derek Walcott.  

Saturday  |  Oct 28  |  12-3pm ET  |  $105 ($90 for Members)

All are welcome, space is limited. A limited number of need-based scholarships are available. Please email with any questions.

About the educator:

Josephine Ishmon is a writer and educator. She has an MFA in Creative Writing from the New School and has lead workshops in New York City Public Schools and NYS Women’s Correctional Facilities. Her writing has been published in the Boston Review and has garnered fellowships from the Norman Mailer Writer’s Colony as well as the Mellon Foundation.

While our physical space is closed for construction, workshops will be held over Zoom. While you can use Zoom from your phone or browser, we recommend downloading the desktop client. 

Admission $105 ($90 for Members)


The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Josephine Ishmon: A Celebration of Life
Saturday  |  Oct 28  |  12-3pm ET
Member Ticket: Ishmon
Saturday  |  Oct 28  |  12-3pm ET
Sponsor a Need-Based Scholarship
Email with any questions.


Oct 28, 2023
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
$90.00 – $105.00
Event Categories:
, ,
Event Tags: