Words

Poetry and the Poetics of “We”

When: Sat., July 11, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 2015

In poetry, the lyric “I” appears so often, yet our communities value collectivity and cooperation over individualism. How can poetry reflect the cultural values of kinship and community, and still be firmly rooted in poetic lyric tradition? What are our roots and origin stories? What are our collective aspirations and heartbreaks?

Price: $95