Poetry & Pose

Library: Central Library, Jesse H. Jones Building

Date: 5/4/2017, 5/11/2017, 5/18/2017, 6/1/2017, 6/8/2017, 6/15/2017, 7/6/2017, 7/13/2017

Room: Central Library Plaza

Time: 5:30PM - 6:30PM


Age Group: young adults ages 18-35 years, adults, seniors

Experience the soothing sound of poetry read aloud as your weekly yoga asana class, led by Dr. Inge Ford, gets underway. On the last Thursday of each month, be inspired to create your own poetry with thoughtful instruction by a WITS teacher and from the comfort of your mat!

On the last Thursday of each month, yoga session is immediately followed by poetry writing workshop 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Special summer readings featuring contributors to Houston’s Favorite Poems anthology (Calypso, September 2017): join Houston’s former Poet Laureate Robin Davidson for pre-release readings on Thursdays June 22 and July 20 at 6:30 PM immediately following yoga. For more information on the project the book is modeled on visit: www.favoritepoem.org