Sept 28-30, 2023 Join Sami Miranda at the Tell It Slant Poetry Festival!

The Emily Dickinson Museum’s Tell It Slant Poetry Festival offers a hybrid experience this year, with events happening online and in-person under their heated tent. The festival is entirely FREE! Your registration for an October 1 ticket will grant you access to the entire week of poetry-filled festivities.

Don’t miss this chance to be part of a celebration of Emily Dickinson’s poetic legacy and the contemporary creativity it continues to inspire. Register here.

๐Ÿ“… Event 1: Creating A Collaborative Poem

  • Date: September 28-29
  • Time: 9:00 AM
  • Location: In-Person / High School Partner Program
  • Description: In this unique workshop, high school students from partner schools will embark on a poetic journey. They will develop individual poems inspired by shared prompts and collaboratively craft communal poems. It’s a fantastic opportunity for young minds to explore their creativity and connect through the power of poetry.

๐Ÿ“… Event 2: Displaced: A Poetry Reading and Conversation with Farraday Press and UMass Museum of Contemporary Art

  • Date: September 30
  • Time: 3:30 PM
  • Location: Hybrid (Online & In-Person)
  • Description: Join Sami Miranda and other talented poets for a captivating poetry reading and thought-provoking conversation. This event, in collaboration with the exhibition ‘Displaced: Raida Adonโ€™s Strangeness,’ will delve into the complexities of navigating multiple identities, offering fresh perspectives and deep insights into the world of contemporary poetry.

๐Ÿ“–ย  Don’t forget to get preorder a copy of Sami Miranda’s poetry collection, Protection from Erasure, at Bookshop or Barnes & Noble.

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