Course: The Spoken Word Map – Point Trill
We will explore the history of Spoken Word: Write with our hair on fire: Pen-Peddle to the Paper-Metal: Discuss The OutRider/Sider: And we will play with aspects of bringing it all to Performance. And from there, we will chart new courses with words.
Learn about her on her website here
Mama of Dada
Internationally renowned Spoken Word maven Sheri-D Wilson has 8 collections of poetry; her most recent, Goddess Gone Fishing for a Map of the Universe. Her collection, Re:Zoom (2005, Frontenac House), won the 2006 Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry, and was shortlisted for the CanLit Award. In 2011 she edited, The Spoken Word Workbook: inspiration from poets who teach (CSWS/BCP), an educational tool for teaching and writing Spoken Word. In 2012 she was featured in Chatelaine Magazine, in a story about the creative mind, and a regular on CBC she was interviewed by Canadian icon Sheilah Rogers. It was a great honor in 2011 when she was presented in The National Slam of Canada event called,