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Poetry as Activism

All Levels | We will craft poems that respond to the specific political, social, environmental, and economic moment we’re living in. Looking at poems by Gwendolyn Brooks, Tracy K. Smith, and more, students will excavate the many functions a political poem can serve.

Instructor: Demi Wetzel

Class Type: 1 Session

Term: Winter 2019

Start Date: 02/02/2019

Days of the Week: Saturday

Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Minimum Class Size: 5

Maximum Class Size: 15

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Demi Wetzel

Demi Wetzel is originally from Evansville, Indiana where she graduated from the University of Southern Indiana. Her work can be found in a variety of poetry publications and her chapbook—Life of the Party— was shortlisted for the 2017 Floating Bridge Press Competition. She now lives in Seattle where she works as a freelance writer and copywriter.

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