Poetry Workshop: Persona Poetry + Phillis Wheatley

Date & Time
Tuesday, February 9, 2021 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Location
Online
Event Type
Webcasts & Online, Workshops
Cost
Free
About this Event
A persona poem is written from the point of view of the person or object being written about.  

Join NMAAHC Museum Specialist, Tulani Salahu-Din and international slam poetry champion, Anthony McPherson to explore the art of poetry and history. In this workshop, participants will look at examples of persona poems, and spend time composing an individual work inspired by the life of Phillis Wheatley. 

No experience necessary. Registration is required as space is limited. 

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