University College, University of Toronto
15 King's College Circle Room 52, Toronto
Bring friends! Go Deep with Poetry!
Join us for an exciting set of performance events focused on the element of sound in contemporary poetry, considered within an embodied poetics of listening, improvisation and collective sounding. The program includes a participatory DEEP LISTENING workshop at 1:30-2:30 in the JCR; an afternoon of focused solo poetry readings called ROTARY POETRY 3:00-5:45 in UC Classrooms with fabulous guest poets; and LIBRARY PLENARY, an evening poetry performance with solo and collective readings by all the guest poets engaging with improvising musicians and audience participation. Refreshments and a cash bar are provided for the evening program beginning at 6:00 pm in the UC Library and the event continues to 9:00.