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Poetry (&) Comics with Paolo Javier

Paolo Javier
Date and Time: 
April 5, 2011 - 6:30PM to 8:00PM
April 12, 2011 - 6:30PM to 8:00PM
April 26, 2011 - 6:30PM to 8:00PM
May 3, 2011 - 6:30PM to 8:00PM
May 10, 2011 - 6:30PM to 8:00PM
May 17, 2011 - 6:30PM to 8:00PM
Event Location: 
Conference Room

Poets and artists have long turned to the modern cartoon strip as a source for innovation. In this workshop, students work collaboratively and create comics and poems based on examples from writers and artists associated with the New York School, the Four Horsemen and Surrealism.

Paolo Javier is the current Queens Poet Laureate and the author of the time at the end of this writing, among other poetry books. He has taught at the University of Miami and co-edits the press 2nd Ave Poetry.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Workshops, Master Classes and Residencies