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It Is Burning./ It Is Dreaming./ It Is Waking Up/: Poetry And Environmental Justice

Saturday, May 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

No cost to participate

Saturday, May 15 at 6pm CST, Zoom + Facebook Live

Mizna is proud to present a reading exploring poetry and environmental justice featuring the powerful poets Samiya Bashir, Leila Chatti, and Amir Rabiyah.

This reading’s theme was collectively chosen by members of the Poetry Coalition, of which Mizna is a member, and the is titled after the line “It is burning./ It is dreaming./ It is waking up.” from Linda Hogan’s poem, “Map.” The reading is co-presented with Moon Palace Books, an indie bookstore in Minneapolis.

>>HOW TO PARTICIPATE<>ACCESSIBILITY<<
This reading will be live-captioned in English. An accessible .pdf of poems will be available to follow during the event, and the full program will be available for viewing post-event.

This event is part of national Poetry Coalition programming and is supported by the Academy of American Poets with funds from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Details

Date:
Saturday, May 15
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
No cost to participate
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/it-is-burning-it-is-dreaming-it-is-waking-up-tickets-151130087159

Organizer

Mizna
Email:
mizna@mizna.org
Website:
www.mizna.org

Other

Accessibility Services Offered
Real-time Captioning, Scripted Captioning

Venue

Online
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