Making a Way Together

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Ross Gay
Week 9: August 5 to August 10
ORIENTATION: August 5, 6:00-7:30 PM
WORKSHOP: August 6-10, 9am-Noon
Discipline: Poetry
Open to All

Workshop Description 

This workshop is part of our 3rd Annual Poetry Festival.

In this generative workshop, we will stoke our imaginations by (often collaboratively) writing and performing mini operas, puppet plays, poem-type-things, making books, studying flowers, and making a way together.


Ross Gay is the author of three books: Against Which; Bringing the Shovel Down; and Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude, winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award and the 2016 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award. Ross is the co-author of the chapbook “Lace and Pyrite: Letters from Two Gardens,” in addition to being co-author of the chapbook, “River.”  He is a founding editor of the online sports magazine Some Call it Ballin’, and an editor with the chapbook presses Q Avenue and Ledge Mule Press.