Welcome Read event: Poetry Workshop on Amanda Gorman's "The Hill We Climb"

On Tuesday, Sep 13, 2022 from 12:10 PM to 02:00 PM

This is a virtual event using Zoom

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This Lecture is for Students, Faculty and Staff

Welcome Read event


Prof. Nicole Cooley, Director of the Queens College's MFA Creative Writing program, hosts a poetry workshop to share insights and reactions to Amanda Gorman's inaugural poem, "The Hill We Climb." The event is part of the Welcome Read event series, a community-building experience for Fall 2022 first-semester QCC students taking English classes, in both non-credit programs and credited courses.

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Co-sponsored by the Kupferberg Holocaust Center.

Contact Name: Ilse Schrynemakers

Contact Email: ISchrynemakers@qcc.cuny.edu

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