Limited to 25 participants.
Ekphrasis Workshop: Writing Poetry in Response to the Art
No cost to participants.
Reservations required. Registration to be set up soon.
Sunday, October 6, 2-4 p.m.
at the Exhibition site,
Ekphrastic poems focus on works of art by interpreting, inhabiting, confronting, and speaking to their subjects.
The ekphrastic poems in this workshop will focus on any of the 142 works of art in the 33rd Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition.
Reading of Poetry Written in Response to the Art Work
You're invited to a Sunday afternoon of ekphrastic poems accompanied by Beyond Words: Jazz + Poetry, which is a jazz and poetry show that explores the intersection of the oral poetic image in evolution with jazz music. It is a collaboration of San Francisco Bay Area Haiku poet, author and impresario Amos White, and renown jazz musician and composer Dillon Vado. www.dillonvado.com/beyond-words.html
Sunday, October 20, 2-4 p.m.
at the Exhibition site.
No reservations are required for this event.