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Casually Bringing Monsoons: WITS Anthology Launch

Sat, Nov 5, 2016 from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
1200 SW Park Ave Portland, Oregon 97205

Writers in the Schools (WITS) is a program of Literary Arts that inspires public high school students to write, revise, edit, publish, and perform their own creative writing. The 2015-16 WITS anthology, Casually Bringing Monsoons, is a collection of exemplary student work from throughout the Portland metro area. Students published in Casually Bringing Monsoons will read alongside WITS teachers and staff.

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WITS Students

Local high school students featured in the 2019-20 Literary Arts Writers in the Schools program anthology, The Seeds to Plant the Future, will read from their work at the anthology launch.

About Writers in the Schools: Literary Arts’ Writers in the Schools (WITS) program brings working writers into high school classrooms to inspire students to write, revise, edit, and publish their writing. WITS writers collaborate with teachers to create inspiring and dynamic curricula that meet the goals for arts learning, while also helping students understand the real-world importance of reading and writing in all aspects of life. WITS writers share their expertise and personal experience of the writing life, helping youth learn to use writing as a form of creative self-expression.

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