Spoken Word Poetry Workshop

with
Jamey Williams
It’s no secret that 2020 has been a stressful year for everyone. Heal, laugh, and explore yourself through a spoken word poetry workshop taught by “the nicest poet in the country.”
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four
sessions.
Jamey Williams

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Thursdays
Oct 29 - Nov 19
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Oct 29 - Nov 19
5pm PT / 8pm ET
60 min
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$
40.00
$
40.00
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all
four
sessions
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Description

If you've been interested in writing spoken word poetry, then you're in luck! For the past five years, Jamey Williams has been facilitating spoken word poetry workshops at various institutions, including UC Berkeley, juvenile detention centers, and K12 schools. Now, he’s bringing his acclaimed workshops online through Speakeasy. This workshop is composed of four sessions and is open to writers of all levels. At the end of this workshop, participants will better understand themselves and the world around them –- and have a few poems in their back pocket. 


Each session will include a check-in question, free write, discussion, quick lesson, and writing prompts. While each session will follow this format, the topics will vary week to week. Perhaps we will reflect on the pandemic. Perhaps we will discuss who we are when no one is around. Perhaps we'll write about pigeons. The possibilities are endless, and we’ll discover them together in these highly interactive workshops.

What to expect

Spoken Word Poetry Workshop

with

Jamey Williams

Thursdays, October 29th, November 5th, November 12th, November 19th, 5-6pm PT / 8-9pm ET
$
40.00
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Description

If you've been interested in writing spoken word poetry, then you're in luck! For the past five years, Jamey Williams has been facilitating spoken word poetry workshops at various institutions, including UC Berkeley, juvenile detention centers, and K12 schools. Now, he’s bringing his acclaimed workshops online through Speakeasy. This workshop is composed of four sessions and is open to writers of all levels. At the end of this workshop, participants will better understand themselves and the world around them –- and have a few poems in their back pocket. 


Each session will include a check-in question, free write, discussion, quick lesson, and writing prompts. While each session will follow this format, the topics will vary week to week. Perhaps we will reflect on the pandemic. Perhaps we will discuss who we are when no one is around. Perhaps we'll write about pigeons. The possibilities are endless, and we’ll discover them together in these highly interactive workshops.


Not sure you’re ready to commit to all four sessions? Buy your ticket to the first session http://www.speakeasy.com/event/spoken-word-1-1

You can purchase the rest later https://www.speakeasy.com/event/spoken-word-1-2-4


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