Writing and Mindfulness


Writing and Mindfulness


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Saturday, November 10, 2018
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Classroom B
Northwest Film Center (934 SW Salmon St, Portland, OR 97205)
$75.00 (tuition includes admission to the festival)
taught by Jen Currin/ class size limited to 15

Generate new content through writing exercises and other mindfulness practices such as breath meditation, walking meditation, and deep listening. Learn how these techniques can energize your writing practice.

Jen Currin is the author of Hider/Seeker: Stories (Anvil Press, 2018), as well as four poetry collections, including The Inquisition Yours, winner of the 2011 Audre Lorde Award for Lesbian Poetry, and School, which was a finalist for three prizes. Jen lives on the unceded territories of the Qayqayt Nation (New Westminster, a suburb of Vancouver, BC), and teaches creative writing and English at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.