July Poetry Workshop
ALL is pleased to present our monthly community poetry workshop IN PERSON at ALL. Registration is limited to 16. To participate, you must register in advance. Poems and prompts will be provided and each participant will have an opportunity to share work. This is a great way to access community, inspiration, and feedback.
About your instructor:
Steven Espada Dawson grew up in Los Angeles. He earned a BA from University of Colorado Denver and an MFA in creative writing from Purdue University. His poems have appeared in many journals, including Gulf Coast, Colorado Review, Adroit Journal, Kenyon Review Online, The Pinch, Thrush, and Waxwing, as well as in the anthology Best New Poets 2020. In 2021, Dawson received a Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation.
He has won the Barriss and Iola Mills Award, Kneale Award, and Purdue Federal Credit Union Award, and he was a finalist for the New Ohio Review poetry prize. He has served as an editor at Copper Nickel and Sycamore Review.