Remote 3-Hour Workshop: Craig Santos Perez: Eco-Poetry
Saturday | Oct 14 | 5-8pm ET
Oct 14, 2023 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm$90.00 – $105.00
This workshop will explore one of the most important poetic movements of our time, Eco-Poetry, which refers to poetry about: nature, water, ecology, environmental justice, animals, waste, and climate change. We will read poems by well-known eco-poets and discuss form, technique, rhetorical strategies, and ethics. We will write original eco-poetry based on prompts and writing exercises. Lastly, attendees will share their work and receive constructive feedback.
Saturday | Oct 14 | 5-8pm ET | $105 ($90 for Members)
All are welcome, space is limited. A limited number of need-based scholarships are available. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
About the educator:
Craig Santos Perez is an indigenous CHamoru from the Pacific Island of Guåhan (Guam). He is the co-editor of seven anthologies and the author of six books of poetry and the academic monograph Navigating CHamoru Poetry: Indigeneity, Aesthetics, and Decolonization. He is a professor in the English department at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, where he teaches Pacific literature, creative writing, and eco-poetry.
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