Friday, Apr 23, 2021 7:00p -
Boston, MA 02110
Date Idea, Kid Friendly, Performing Arts, Virtual & Streaming
Write the World, the global platform for student writers, celebrates the launch of its Global Writing Workshops program by welcoming world-renowned poet Phil Kaye for a free virtual performance and live Q&A session. Join us, from your corner of the globe, for this unique opportunity to celebrate the art of spoken word and interact with a dynamic expert artist.
Phil Kaye is a Japanese-American poet. His work has been featured in settings ranging from The New Yorker to the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, and viewed millions of times online. He has performed his original work in twenty countries and was invited to open for His Holiness The Dalai Lama for the celebration of his 80th birthday. A former teacher of weekly poetry workshops in maximum security prisons, Phil was the head coordinator of Space in Prisons for the Arts and Creative Expression (SPACE). Phil, a Brown University graduate, is a National Poetry Slam finalist, and his book, Date & Time, was published in 2018 by Button Poetry.
About Write the World’s Writing Workshops
Global Writing Workshops grew out of Write the World's global community of 30,000 teen writers from over 100 countries and offers new opportunities to connect, engage, and learn across continents. Whether you’re an experienced writer or just starting to put your thoughts on paper, we welcome you to explore and join our offerings. Learn more at: writetheworldworkshops.com.