Sun, Apr 30|
2023 Writer's Salon Workshops Series
A safe space to share and discuss your writing aspirations. JOIN US EVERY SUNDAY FROM 11:00AM-12:30PM via ZOOM.
Time & Location
Apr 30, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
A poetry and prose writing workshop inspired by the lyrics of Dominican classics such as Juan Luis Guerra, Fernando Villalona, Milly Quezada, and many more. The purpose of this workshop is to pay homage to the creatives that paved the way for Dominicans and Latinx alike.
About the facilitator:
Lisa “Rubi G.” Ventura (she/her) is a Washington Heights bred Black Dominican poet, essayist, and author of “Con Qué Papel Me Envuelves La Luna?” Lisa has been published by Dominican Writers, Raising Mothers, Economic Hardship Reporting Program in conjunction with Slate, and Writing The Land. She was interviewed for The Nation’s Going for Broke podcast and documentary series, as well, Refinery29’s Somos. A VONA 2022 alumni and featured poet for the Morris-Jumel Mansion, Lisa’s work has been showcased by Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, The Billie Holiday Theatre, Bold Voice Collaborative, and IDEA Cultural.
Donate what you can
Our facilitators contribute their time to offer free writing sessions. If possible, please make a gratitude donation.Pay what you want