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Virtual Rhythmic Poetry/Spoken Word

Poetry/spoken word
Ages 14+ (open to adults)

From Jack Kerouac to the Sugar Hill Gang to Wu Tang Clan to today’s latest stars, spoken word and music have become a major force in today’s artistic landscape.  Learn techniques used to create written poetry - from master wordsmiths - by focusing on the placement of words to rhythms or vice versa. Through games; exploring techniques used by artists of the spoken word such as beat poets, rappers, hip-hop artists from the 80s and 90s; and free spoken-word poetry, students discover their own voice.  Students learn to write and perform creative poetry and freestyle (spontaneous) poetry.  Class size limited to 8. 

Here's a description of the class from instructor Terry Greene:


Jul 13 – Aug 26, Monday and Wednesday, 4:00-5:00 pm

For more information or for help with enrollment, contact Dan Jatovsky at djatovsky@jccotp.org
When
7/13/2020 - 8/26/2020
Where
915,133,072
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