Happy National Poetry Month! Here is the link to the final FREE ONLINE class that I am teaching at New York Public Library through New York Writers Workshop today in Mandarin Chinese. Register today to come write with me!
Prose Poetry: Finding your Voice with Frances Kai-Hwa Wang in Mandarin Chinese
Wednesday, April 28, 2021, 12 - 1 p.m. EDT/ 9:00 am PDT/ 6:00 am HST
End times are approximate. Events may end early or late.
Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL) of New York Public Library
Fully accessible to wheelchairs
How to register: Online
Celebrate National Poetry Month at the New York Public Library with New York Writers Workshop
If you have been scribbling poetry in secret journals for years or if you have been waiting to find time to begin a memoir for your loved ones, it can take time to find your authentic voice or to have enough trust to show your writing to the world, so let’s begin here, one word, one day at a time. Hands-on workshop. What is Prose Poetry? How do I begin? How do I overcome barriers to writing? Bring a notebook and pen.
Frances Kai-Hwa Wang is a journalist, essayist, and poet focused on issues of Asian America, race, justice, and the arts. Her writing has appeared at NBCAsianAmerica, PRI GlobalNation, Cha Asian Literary Journal, Kartika Review, Drunken Boat. She teaches Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies at University of Michigan and creative writing at University of Hawaii Hilo and Washtenaw Community College. She co-created a multimedia artwork for Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center. She is a Knight Arts Challenge Detroit artist. In Chinese School, she was often scolded for having the best spoken Chinese in class and the worst written Chinese. Franceskaihwawang.com @fkwang
This program will be conducted in Mandarin Chinese, partly in English
王凱華是一位記者，散文家和詩人，專注於亞裔美國人，種族，正義和藝術領域。她的著作曾發表在多種美國刊物。她在密歇根大學（University of Michigan）教授亞洲/太平洋島民美國研究，並在夏威夷大學希洛（Hilo）和Washtenaw 社區學院教授創作。她在史密森尼亞太美國中心共同創作了多媒體藝術品。其個人資料請參見網站：http://www.franceskaihwawang.com/
ABOUT NEW YORK WRITERS WORKSHOP
New York Writers Workshop is an alliance of published authors and professional writers of fiction, non-fiction, journalism, poetry, plays and screenplays, who live and teach in New York City and a growing list of locales across the globe. NYWW is dedicated to offering professional guidance, resources and workshops that teach craft, foster creativity, and help writers achieve their goals.
此次活动将在 Google Meet 上举行。在下面注册并提供您的联系信息，以获取参与的链接。讨论之前大约一天，该链接将通过电子邮件发送给您。您需要一台具有音频和/或视频以及互联网连接的设备才能加入。
This program will take place over Google Meet. Register below and include your contact information to receive the link to participate. The link will be sent to you by email approximately one day before the discussion. You will need a device with audio and/or video and an internet connection to join.