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Rat Ode: Poetry Workshop with Elizabeth Acevedo

Rat Ode: Poetry Workshop with Elizabeth Acevedo

Date/Time: Friday 11 February 2022 14:00-15:00

Venue: Chia, Hilton, Al Habtoor City

Language: English

Age: 14+

Session No. 822 

When tasked with writing an ode about an animal by her professor, Elizabeth Acevedo chose to write about a rat; the professor responded that rats are not noble enough creatures for a poem. What do you think? Could you take something perceived as ugly and bring a new perspective to it? Join Elizabeth and be inspired show that art can come from any number of different places.

The tutor: Elizabeth Acevedo is a New York Times-bestselling author and National Poetry Slam champion.

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