Magical Realism as Truth Telling in Poetry

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Magical Realism as Truth Telling in Poetry


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ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS NOW CLOSED. You  can register in person on Saturday at the Northwest Film Center, 934 SW Salmon.

Saturday, November 5, 2016
3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Crumpacker Library
Portland Art Museum
$75.00 (tuition includes admission to Wordstock)

taught by Anis Mojgani

This generative workshop will give participants the opportunity to explore new and imaginative usages of poetry. We’ll work on creating stories pulled from the truths of the world around us and our individual lives within that world.

Anis Mojgani is a national and international Poetry Slam Individual Champion, a multiple-time TEDx Speaker, and author of four books. His work has appeared on HBO, NPR, and in such journals as Rattle, Forklift Ohio, and Bat City Review. Originally from New Orleans, he currently lives in Portland, Oregon.