- Art Design & Architecture Museum
Lety Garcia, Outreach Coordinator
- Poetry Reading
A Poetry Workshop by
R i c k B e n j a m i n
Associate Director for Community Engagement, IHC
State Poet Laureate of Rhode Island and Author
Thursday April 7 3:30 – 5 pm
Shards & Markings: Poetry as Excavation
In this workshop we will talk and write toward surfacing truths in the geological, historical, cultural and/or personal records. Using a few touch-stone poems as a spur for both conversation and reference, we will explore some ways in which poetry unearths, illuminates, documents or simply brings to light sometimes difficult or uncomfortable narratives that we would do well to remember and acknowledge.
College of Creative Studies Lecturer, Poet and Author
that revolves around seeing beauty
and the divine in nature and the mundane.
Thursday April 7 5:30 - 6:30pm
Both events to be held at the AD&A Museum
beginning at 3:30pm