St. Louis Poetry Center’s signature program, the Sunday poetry workshop, for November 18 will be held 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. at the Regional Arts Commission and will feature as critic Paul Tran. Free parking in the Pageant and Metrolink lots; Metered parking on Delmar is free on Sundays.
PAUL TRAN is a 2018 “Discovery”/Boston Review Poetry Prize winner. They live in Missouri, where they are Poetry Editor at The Offing and Chancellor’s Graduate Fellow in The Writing Program at Washington University in St. Louis. Paul is the first Asian American since 1993 and first transgender poet ever to win the Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam, placing Top 10 at the Individual World Poetry Slam and Top 2 at the National Poetry Slam.
Workshops are held the third Sunday of each month, September through April, except for December. The guest poet critic will lead the workshop and provide critique on a selection of pre-submitted poems. Workshops are free.