Writing Environmental Poems in the Symbiocene

Presented by Indiana Writers Center and Garfield Park Arts Center at Garfield Park Arts Center, Indianapolis IN

Oct 15 2022
Writing Environmental Poems in the Symbiocene

In this interactive workshop, we will start by practicing a series of writing strategies for observing and describing the environment.

This class is based on the One State / One Story Community Read World of Wonders by Aimee Nezhukumatathil.

How can creative writing help us to develop new modes of perception and connection, find new creative collaborators,and imagine new possibilities for our environment?

What does it mean to be a poet in the age of human-accelerated climate change? In a recent essay, philosopher Glenn Albrecht suggests a new name for the next period of earth history: the Symbiocene: “The word

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ADMISSION INFO

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Oct 15, 2022 at 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Garfield Park Arts Center

2432 Conservatory Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46203

Google Map of 2432 Conservatory Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46203

PARKING INFO

Large public parking lot in front of Main Entrance with several accessible spots.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

COVID-19 Details

Face masks required: No
Proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test required: No
Reservations required: Yes

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