I have a few exciting announcements!
First, I’ll be teaching a seminar called Poetry and White Supremacy: Fighting Racism in Your Lyric Poems at Lighthouse Writers Workshop’s Lit Fest on Saturday, June 12, 2021.
Check out and register for my class here.
And I’ll be reading “at” Lighthouse on Saturday, June 5. Register here!
Next, in July 2021, I’ll lead a group of white readers who are ready to tackle Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad.
As we read, write, and discuss, we’ll be following The Circle Way.
Here is the schedule:
Wednesday, July 7: Introduction and begin week one
(Readers independently complete week one July 7-13)
Wednesday, July 14: Discuss week one, begin week two
(Readers independently complete week two July 14-21)
July 21-28: Catch up, reflect, renew
Wednesday, July 28: Discuss week two, begin week three
(Readers independently complete week three July 28-August 4)
Wednesday, August 4: Discuss week three, begin week 4
Readers independently complete week 4 the week of August 4-11)
August 4-11: Catch up, reflect, renew
Wednesday, August 18: Discuss week 4, conclusion and looking ahead
Meetings will be held over Zoom. Participants will help choose a meeting time through a Doodle poll the week of June 30. If you want to join the group, email me by June 30, 2021!