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*Online* Adult Writing Master Class: Poetry As Activism

  *Online* Adult Writing Master Class: Poetry As Activism

**THIS CLASS MEETS ONLINE ON THE ZOOM VIDEO PLATFORM.** | SATURDAY, MAY 23 | 9:00 am – noon | The Politics of Poetry: Poetry As Activism | Instructor: Scott Woods | Award-winning writer Scott Woods was the recipient of the 2018 Columbus Foundation Spirit of Columbus Award and the 2017 GCAC Columbus Makes Art Excellence […]

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Columbus Makes Art Presents Marcus Jackson and the Comfort of Poetry During These Times

David Weaver David Weaver Columbus Makes Art Presents Marcus Jackson and the Comfort of Poetry During These Times

April is National Poetry Month, and Ohioana Library Executive Director David Weaver talks to acclaimed poet Marcus Jackson. Born and raised in Toledo, Jackson earned degrees from the University of Toledo and New York University and was also a Cave Canem fellow. His poems have appeared in many publications, including The New Yorker and the […]

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The JazzPoetry Ensemble Road To Milwaukee and The DNC

  The JazzPoetry Ensemble Road To Milwaukee and The DNC

Help the JazzPoetry Ensemble take “The Impeachment Rag” to Milwaukee for the Democratic National Convention (not at the Convention, near the Convention). Help make “The Impeachment Rag” the anthem for this year’s election. Help us inspire voters all over the country to reject Donald Trump. Silent Auction! Raffle! The JazzPoetry Ensemble Live! The silent auction […]

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Poetry Show, Regan Smith

  Poetry Show, Regan Smith

Hey all! I’m performing my poetry show at the Wild Goose Creative venue! In this poetry show, I walk through poems from my poetry collection, Morning Air, Morning Light. During this performance, I walk through my testimony. The hurt and the path towards healing through a poetry through a multi-sensory performance: reading, film, music, lights. […]

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Japanese Form Poetry Writing Group

  Japanese Form Poetry Writing Group

Do you write Japanese form poetry? This time is for you! Gather with like-minded people to write Waka, Tanka, Haiku, Senryu, Haiga and all such related forms. Find other writers to collaborate on Renga. Bring an item from nature and your pen/paper or tablet/laptop. Meeting at $2 Radio HQ 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month […]

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Japanese Form Poetry Writing

  Japanese Form Poetry Writing

Do you write Japanese form poetry? This time is for you! Gather with like-minded people to write Kanshi, Waka, Tanka, and Haiku. Find other writers to collaborate on Renga. 30 min meet & greet with brief review of forms; bring an item from nature and your pen/paper or tablet/laptop.

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Thurber House Adult Writing Workshop: Go Rogue! Write with Reckless Abandon

  Thurber House Adult Writing Workshop: Go Rogue! Write with Reckless Abandon

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 Go Rogue! Write with Reckless Abandon Instructor: Katherine Matthews Give your creative self a gift before the hectic holiday season with a morning devoted to writing for fun! Writer and Thurber House instructor Katherine Matthews has taken her favorite activities from our writing classes for tweens and teens and adapted them for […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

CLICK HERE to sign up to be notified when tickets go on sale!