One event on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at 4:00 pm
One event on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 4:00 pm
One event on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 4:00 pm
Drawing inspiration from the colossal beauty of the natural world, Writing the Wild focuses on writing nature/eco/eco justice poems with a view to publication. Taught by award-winning poet and editor, Pam Uschuk, this course meets for 4 days, 1.5 hours each day, every other day for one week.
This class explores how diverse writers use their observations about and interactions/interconnection with the wild natural world to fuel-inject and enliven their poems. Emphasis is on technique as well as on a spiritual connection to land. Among the poets studied are Linda Hogan, WS Merwin, Joy Harjo, Drew Lanham, Camille Dungy, Alison Hawthorne Deming, Alice Walker, Louise Erdrich, Luis Alberto Urrea, Leslie Marmon Silko, etc.
American Ballet Theatre Studio Company, junior company of American Ballet Theatre, brings 12 rising stars between the ages of 16 and 20 to Popejoy Hall, Saturday, November 13, 2021, 7:30 p.m. These outstanding dancers, hailing from all over the globe, perform classical and neoclassical masterworks alongside contemporary and newly created works. The group commissions a variety of choreographers to create custom pieces for each season. ABT Studio Company brings the artistry, professionalism, and innovation of American Ballet Theatre to a … Read More
SFCC Library presents an online Haibun Workshop with award-winning author Miriam Sagan, Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 6-8 p.m. Haibun is the prose and haiku combination first developed in Japan. It can be considered the original hybrid form. Participants will learn about haibun and write pieces that include timed writing, diary entries, and flash memoir. We’ll practice with placement of haiku, contrast, and metaphorical thinking. For writers at all levels. Background material and resources will be sent to each participant before … Read More
The Tumbleroot patio presents New Mexico’s own DJ Earway, every Saturday from 6-9 p.m. Earway serves up sets lusciously influenced by post punk, dark wave and sexy funk. Can you dig it?