The purpose of this circle is to offer a safer space for BIPOC womyn to write and share our truths. It will also serve to build a strong BIPOC womyn’s writing community. Each session will include writing prompts, time for sharing, and encouraging feedback from classmates. One week of the 6 weeks series will also feature writing instruction by a professional BIPOC womyn writer. This class is for nonfiction writers. Limit: 10 participants. For beginning/intermediate levels.
LeTonia Jones lives in Lexington, KY. She is a small business owner, writer, and Guest Columnist for the Herald-Leader. She uses writing as a personal tool for healing and growth. Currently, she is working on collections of poetry and personal essays. Tanya Torp is an agent for social change and has spent her career engaging in community-based initiatives as a convener, speaker, trainer, writer, and consultant. She is a 2018 graduate of the Carnegie Center Author Academy.Register
LeTonia Jones & Tanya Torp