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Protest Through Poetry

April 21, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am


About This Class

Get ready to unleash your inner spoken word superhero! In this class, we’ll delve into the powerful and impactful works of award-winning spoken word artists who know how to bring their messages to life on stage. With a focus on social justice and passionate delivery, you’ll get to explore the creative writing process and learn how to craft your own stories and poems. This class is all about sparking meaningful conversations and reflecting on important societal issues like power, privilege, oppression, and identity. So if you’re ready to put your words to work, lace up your boots and join us on a journey to become the next big thing in spoken word. Plus, you’ll get the chance to share your own work with your classmates, building a collection of poems that you’ll be proud to show off. This class is the perfect opportunity to give voice to your experiences and ideas, so don’t miss out!

What You Will Need

Something to write on and something to write with, and open mind.

What You Will Learn

  • The art of spoken word: You’ll analyze the works of award-winning spoken word artists and get a better understanding of what makes a spoken word piece truly impactful.
  • The creative writing process: You’ll learn about the steps and methods that guide the creation of spoken word pieces and gain insights into the craft.
  • Reflection and self-expression: You’ll have the opportunity to reflect on important societal issues and stories through writing and sharing.
  • Community building: Through discussion prompts and designated reflection time that you’ll engage in meaningful conversations with your classmates and build a supportive community of fellow spoken word artists.

About Lyrical Faith

Lyrical Faith is a spoken word artist to watch out for! Born and raised in the Bronx, this educator, activist, and poet has been captivating audiences with her award-winning words since the age of 12.


April 21, 2023
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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