Sunday, January 7, 2024

upcoming classes Winter 2024


Introduction to Publishing
2 Saturdays, Jan 20-27, 2024, 10am-12pm EST, Washtenaw Community College, Zoom

Finding the Writer Within Continuing Writers Workshop
10 Sundays, Feb 18-Apr 28, 2024, 12-2pm EST, Washtenaw Community College, Zoom

Telling the Stories of your Life through Food
3 Saturdays, Mar 9-23, 2024, 10am-12pm EST, Washtenaw Community College, Zoom

Guest Lecture Hawaii Sovereignty
Asian/Pacific Islander American Civil Rights, University of Michigan Dept of American Culture
Mon., March 18, 2024, 10-11:20am EDT

Saturday, December 2, 2023

Starting today: Ethical or Legacy Wills -- Writing a Love Letter to your Family at WCC

Starting today

Ethical or Legacy Wills -- Writing a Love Letter to your Family
3 Sats, Dec 2 - 16, 2023, 10am-12pm EST, Washtenaw Community College, Zoom

Other Winter writing classes at Washtenaw Community College (WCC) coming up

Sunday, November 19, 2023

Reading at Kundiman Midwest's 11th Hour Salon

Update: Sorry I had to cancel because I'm not feeling well.

I'm excited to be selected as one of 15 featured poets reading at Kundiman Midwest's 11th Hour Salon on Zoom on Wednesday, November 29th at 7:30pm EST/ 6:30pm CT/ 4:30pm PST/ 2:30pm HST .  Thanks to Helene Achanzar for organizing.

Here's the Zoom link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84104748461

More re Kundiman Midwest https://www.kundiman.org/regional-groups-1 

Thursday, November 16, 2023

Inaugural Washtenaw Artist Grant

Big thanks to CultureSource and and the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation for including me in their inaugural Washtenaw Artist Grant! And big congrats to friends Chien-An Yuan Is/Land: A Performance Collaborative and Eileen S. Ho Raion Taiko Drummers

https://culturesource.org/stories/announcing-the-inaugural-washtenaw-artist-grant-recipients/

Saturday, November 4, 2023

Writing class starting today: Writing Op-Eds or opinion essays at WCC

Starting today

Writing Op-Eds or opinion essays
3 Sats, Nov 4 - 18, 2023, 10am-12pm EST, Washtenaw Community College, Zoom

Other Fall writing classes at Washtenaw Community College (WCC)

Ethical or Legacy Wills -- Writing a Love Letter to your Family
3 Sats, Dec 2 - 16, 2023, 10am-12pm EST, Washtenaw Community College, Zoom

Tuesday, October 24, 2023

Thanks Skazat Poetry Series at Sweetwaters Cafe

Thanks everyone for joining us tonight at the Skazat! Poetry Series at Sweetwaters on Zoom. It was great to see so many friends and hear so much great writing. Thanks to the organizers, Scott Beal and Ellen Stone, and check out their new publication https://www.publicschoolpoetry.com/ 

And as always thanks to our dear friends at Sweetwaters. 

Monday, October 23, 2023

Poetry Reading at Skazat! Poetry Series at Sweetwaters Tues Oct 24 7:00 pm EDT on Zoom

 I'll be reading Tuesday Oct 24 7-8:30pm EDT at Skazat! Poetry Series at Sweetwaters on Zoom. There will also be an Open Mic so hope you read with us too!


Welcome to Skazat! We are back for another season and invite you to come and share poetry with us virtually.

Here is the Zoom link to join the event on Tuesday, Oct 24 at 7pm EDT:
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81213611123...
Meeting ID: 812 1361 1123
Passcode: 716735

This month's feature: FRANCES KAI-HWA WANG!
Frances Kai-Hwa Wang is a poet, essayist, journalist, scholar, and activist focused on issues of Asian America, race, justice, and the arts. Her writing has appeared at Cha Asian Literary Journal, Kartika Review, Ricepaper, Drunken Boat, Knight’s Library. She is a founding member of IS/LAND Asian American Contemporary Performance Collaborative. She co-created a multimedia artwork for Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center. She wrote “You Cannot Resist Me When My Hair Is in Braids,” Wayne State Press. She teaches creative writing at Washtenaw Community College. She has a weakness for a well-crafted argument and a lyrical turn of phrase. Franceskaihwawang.com @fkwang

Saturday, October 7, 2023

Writing class starting today: Jumpstart your Memoir at WCC

Starting today

Jumpstart your Memoir
3 Sats, Oct 7 - 21, 2023, 10am-12pm EDT, Washtenaw Community College, Zoom

Other Fall writing classes at Washtenaw Community College (WCC)

Writing Op-Eds or opinion essays
3 Sats, Nov 4 - 18, 2023, 10am-12pm EST, Washtenaw Community College, Zoom

Ethical or Legacy Wills -- Writing a Love Letter to your Family
3 Sats, Dec 2 - 16, 2023, 10am-12pm EST, Washtenaw Community College, Zoom