Outta Sight: Black Listening in Performance

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Image of event flyer based on Artwork by Nettrice Gaskins, Algorhythmic Reverie, 2022, with the words outta sight written in gold letters above a black, gold and white speaker, same speaker on the other side of the image, a picture of a blue woman with hair styled in a top knot, against a gold and blue background

Artwork by Nettrice Gaskins, Algorhythmic Reverie, 2022.

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8 Resources for Creative Writers: Part 2

8 Resources for Creative Writers: Part 2

Here is our continued list of creative writing resources that anyone can use to overcome roadblocks and improve their craft: Poets.org Created by the Academy of American Poets, Poets.org is another resource for all things poems. According to their website, “its...

8 Resources for Creative Writers: Part 1

8 Resources for Creative Writers: Part 1

Whether it’s for a hobby or a career, creative writing is just another method of self-expression. It can be fulfilling, gratifying, and rewarding. But, it can also be stressful, anxiety-inducing, and counterproductive. That’s when we turn to our favorite book/author...

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