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Thirst & Glitter: Queer Poetics with Jesse Rice-Evans

NEW Registration Deadline: June 5

Jun 10, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Jesse Rice-Evans

Six Wednesdays, June 10–July 15

NEW Registration Deadline: June 5

This workshop is offered via Zoom, a free video conferencing app.

Workshop registration includes free Zoom tutorial.

Class Dates:
Wednesday, June 10, 6–8:30pm
Wednesday, June 17, 6–8:30pm
Wednesday, June 24, 6–8:30pm
Wednesday, July 1, 6–8:30pm
Wednesday, July 8, 6–8:30pm
Wednesday, July 15, 6–8:30pm

This workshop will focus on contemporary queer and trans poetry, exploring work by Raquel Salas Rivera, Cyrée Jarelle Johnson, Never Angeline Nørth, t’ai freedom ford, and others working at the intersections of genre, embodiment, desire, and language. Participants will be asked to excavate their own embodied experiences with gender and sexuality and to develop writing that articulates these interstitial spaces, subjectivities, and thirsts through play with our collective queer poetics.

Jesse Rice-Evans (she/her/hers) is a white neuroqueer femme and Southern poet based in NYC—unceded Lenape territory—and the author of The Uninhabitable. She studies anti-ableist pedagogy and digital culture at the CUNY Graduate Center.

Admission $325


Jun 10, 2020
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Stanley Kunitz Conference Room, Poets House
10 River Terrace
New York, NY 10282 United States
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