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National Poetry Month

In the month of April, we reflect on national figures in the poetry field, as well as local poetry connections. Enjoy!

Schedule of Events

Cover for "Contested Records" - book by the authorThursday, April 8, 2021 - 6:00 pm

Forum | Michael Leong - Poet

Author of Contested Records: The Turn to Documents in Contemporary North American Poetry and collections of poems, including Words on Edge

*This event is sponsored by CCSF’s Forum Magazine and the English Department’s Creative Writing Program in coordination with CCSF Women’s and Gender Studies Department and Project SURVIVE.

Monday, April 19, 2021 - 7:30 pm 

Man wearing backpack crossing the Brooklyn BridgeLit Night | Theme: A New Normal

We are about to take off into the new normal: masked, liberated, fearful, and changed. What is the new normal you want to see? What is the new normal you fear? What have you learned in the pandemic that you hope to use to shape the new normal? Tell us your stories, poems, or thoughts before we takeoff into a time that will be like no other we have seen in this country.

 

 

Cover for "Spring and a Thousand Years"Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 3:00 pm 

Forum | Judy Halebsky - Poet

Author of Spring and a Thousand Years and Sky = Empty

*This event is sponsored by CCSF’s Forum Magazine and the English Department’s Creative Writing Program in coordination with CCSF Women’s and Gender Studies Department and Project SURVIVE.


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