Explore strategies for engaging children in writing poetry, based on a new book, "Jabberwalking." Juan Felipe Herrera, the first Mexican-American Poet Laureate in the USA, will show how to turn children's wonder of the world into weird, wild, fun poetry.
|Where:||Education Room 310 (Seats 49, Wheelchair accessible) |
|When:||Sat, Mar 10, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm|
|Signing area:||Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)|
|Genre:||Children / Teens|
Juan Felipe Herrera is a poet, performance artist and activist. The son of migrant farm workers, he was the U.S. Poet Laureate from 2015–2017. Herrera has published more than a dozen collections of poetry, in addition to short stories, young adult novels, and children’s literature....