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"Innovations in Black Experimental Poetry": Writing Workshop

  • University of Michigan School of Public Policy 3240 Weill Hall Ann Arbor, MI United States (map)

Hosted by the Students of Color in Public Policy at the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy.

This workshop introduces participants to experimental poetry, particularly works by contemporary Black writers. We will focus on three styles: erasure, narrative, and persona poetry. Participants read and discuss various examples and practice the styles through writing prompts.