Schedule

Thursday, March 22

Keynote lecture by Sonia Sanchez

Date: Thursday, March 22, 2018

Time: 6 pm – 7 pm

Location: Franklin Hall, Bloomfield College


Friday, March 23

Literary workshops, Session 1:

Humor during Hard Times (Gadson) 

BODY ARCHAEOLOGY (LaTorre)

Time: 9 am – 10 am

Location: Library, Bloomfield College


Literary workshops, Session 2:

The Language of Synesthesia (Wong)

Composing Substance and Discovering Themes in a Flash:

Writing and Finding Lasting Meaning in Brief Stories (Ukwu)

Time: 10 am – 11 am

Location: Library, Bloomfield College


Writers roundtable 1: Jane Wong,

Kem Joy Ukwu, Paul Latorre, Ysabel Gonzalez

Time:  10:15 am – 11:45 am

Location: Shelby Art Room, Library, Bloomfield College


Literary workshops, Session 3:

Poetic Form of Hip Hop (Garcia)

Running Out of & Into Words (Gonzalez)

Time: 11 am – 12 pm

Location: Library, Bloomfield College


Moderated Question and Answer with Sonia Sanchez

Time: 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Location: Franklin Hall, Bloomfield College


–Lunch–

Time: 1:15 pm – 2 pm

Location: Schweitzer Dining Hall, Bloomfield College


Literary workshops, Session 4:

Everybody’s Got Multitudes (Marshell)

On Memoir (Little)

Time: 2  pm – 3 pm

Location: Library, Bloomfield College


Film screening, Nicole Franklin

Time: 2 pm – 3:15 pm

Location: Library room L-14, Bloomfield College


Writers roundtable 2: Kyla Marshell, Nicole Franklin, Benilde Little, Roberto Carlos Garcia

Time:  3:30 pm – 5 pm

Location: Shelby Art Room, Library, Bloomfield College


Book signings and community readings 

Time: 5 pm – 6 pm

Location: Shelby Art Room, Library, Bloomfield College