ORGANIZER: Virginia Crawford
ORGANIZER: Laura Shovan
Baltimore Book Festival
DATE: September 24, 2011
LOCATION: City Lit Stage
Be part of the 100,000 Poets for Change worldwide event! Poets Virginia Crawford and Laura Shovan are hosting a spontaneous poetry composition that you’ll want to try on for size. Attendees wearing Living Poetry Flash tee-shirts will “be arranged” into written on-the-spot, living poems. Tee-shirts can be made at home (instructions at www.authoramok.com) or picked up Friday and Saturday at the CityLit Stage. No tee-shirt? No problem. Flash your poetry prowess by composing a living poem on the spot. Poems will be photographed and posted at the 100,000 Poets for Change website: www.bigbridge.org/100thousandpoetsforchange.
ADDITIONAL BALTIMORE ARCHIVES: https://www.100tpcmedia.org/index.html
Is there an event that regional poets can come to? Or a plan to send poems to members of Congress or the state legislature?
June — We will be at the Baltimore Book Festival.
12 PM, a family friendly event, “Living Poetry” — people can construct poems on the spot (details will be posted soon)
12:30 PM, the journal Little Patuxent Review, which I edit, is sponsoring a panel discussion, “Poets for Social Justice.” 100 TPC organizers have the info and should be putting it up soon.
Both events will be in the CityLit tent.