For a list of readings series and festivals that take place regularly, check out our “Hitting the Road” blog series. You can also find a roundup of literary festivals here. To have your poetry event listed on our website, please email email@example.com at least two weeks in advance with the following information: Date, name of event, time, venue name and address, city, province, readers, description, and link.
- This event has passed.
NEWCOMER DAY AT TORONTO CITY HALL W/AMANI
May 29, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Amani aka Anne-Marie Woods – Performing Spoken Word for Newcomer Day at City Hall on Tuesday May 29th. at the Toronto City Hall Library – Nathan Phillips Square 11:30 am
SPOKEN WORD- SHARING NEWCOMER EXPERIENCES is the event where Spoken Word Artist Amani aka Anne-Marie woods will present a poetic and creative version of her personal story as an immigrant to Canada and some of her triumphs and challenges she was able to overcome. This presentation will be 1 part storytelling and 1 part interactive as she teaches the youth participants motivational chants and cheers to highlight their newcomer experience. Presenting to youth for over 20 years this past year Amani has been presenting workshops and Key Note presentations to new immigrants and refugees. www.imaniartsbiz.com for more info