Fall 2018: How To Be An Effective Ally


Fall 2018: How To Be An Effective Ally


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October 20, 2018
Saturday 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Anastacia Renee
For writers at all levels
Limited to 10 students
Class meets at Literary Arts, 925 SW Washington

How can your writing help individuals who are systemically and subconsciously racially targeted or consistently being treated unfairly? Navigate the path to a better understanding of ally-ship through conversation and writing.

Anastacia-Renee is Civic Poet of Seattle. She is a hybrid genre writer, workshop facilitator, and multivalent performance artist. She is the author of four books: Forget It (Black Radish Books), (v.)(Gramma Press), Answer(Me) (Argus Press), and 26 (Dancing Girl Press).

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE: Scholarships pay for the entire class tuition. All of our writing classes have at least one scholarship position available, made possible by a generous gift from Dennis Steinman. To apply, email Susan Moore, Director of Programs for Writers, at susan@literary-arts.org with your name, contact information. In addition, list three classes in order of preference, why you would like to request a scholarship, and if you have taken a Literary Arts class before. Please note that preference is not guaranteed. All scholarships are subject to availability. Scholarship availability is confirmed 1-2 weeks before the class begins.

CLASS LIAISONS: All classes have one liaison position. Liaisons receive free tuition in exchange for light duties before and after each class meeting.