Look Deeper: Social Justice Poetry and Spoken Word Workshop – REGINA
Thursday, February 11th, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Regina Public Library, Meeting Room #1
Facilitator: Gerald Hill, Saskatchewan Poet Laureate 2015-16
This no-charge workshop offers Saskatchewan residents at any level of writing an opportunity to learn about poetry and spoken word techniques in an open, supportive environment. Participants will write and/or receive constructive feedback on poems related to social justice on the themes of health, food, education, and conflict.
This workshop is a part of the Look Deeper campaign, encouraging Saskatchewan people to look deeper at the root causes of social justice issues, and to inspire people to use creativity to make a difference. Deadline to submit pieces for SCIC’s Look Deeper Call for Submissions is February 29, 2016.
This workshop is offered through a partnership between the Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild, the Regina Public Library and the Saskatchewan Council for International Cooperation (SCIC).
How to participate:
- Register online at reginalibrary.ca/events or call 306-777-6000. Participation is free! But registration is required and space is limited. Deadline February 10th.
- If you have a poem you’re working on, email a copy (typed, no longer than 1 page in length) to email@example.com with the subject “Look Deeper” by February 10th at 12:00 noon.