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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 pmNo 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.
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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.