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Remote 3-Hour Workshop: Edwin Torres: Room to Roam
Saturday, June 3, 12-3pm ET
Jun 3, 2023 | 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm$96.00 – $120.00
Room To Roam: Writing the Voice of the Poem
Where are we located in our writer’s world, and how can perspective create new hybrid forms? Part of allowing the creative process its chance to amaze, is to encourage that trigger into amazement. Structured as a creative laboratory, this generative workshop will enrich our natural tri-lingual bodies, our speaking-seeing-hearing body, by bringing our creative capabilities into the writing process to replenish the languages inside us. By integrating sensory awareness, movement, zero gravity, earth prisms, and Alice Notley among others, we will empower our possible worlds by aligning entry points yet to be voiced.
3 hours on Saturday | June 3 | 12-3pm ET | $120 ($96 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:
Edwin Torres is a NYC native, and editor of The Body In Language: An Anthology (Counterpath Press). His current book Quanundrum: i will be your many angled thing (Roof Books) received a 2022 American Book Award from The Before Columbus Foundation. Other books include; Xoeteox: the collected word object (Wave Books), The Animal’s Perception of Earth (DoubleCross Press), and Ameriscopia (University of Arizona Press). Anthologies include; New Weathers: Poetics from the Naropa Archives, The Difference Is Spreading: 50 Contemporary Poets on Fifty Poems, and Poets In The 21st Century: Poetics of Social Engagement. He’s an adjunct professor at Columbia University and this summer, he will be teaching a workshop at Naropa University’s Summer Writing Program.