A Poetic Experience

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"Poetrology are poetic experiences
that stimulate the community into their own creativity.”
~ Sheri-D Wilson, Poet Laureate of Calgary

Poetrology brings poets and creators together to produce an unforgettable experience that will include many dimensions of poetry: sound, music, visual poetic play, and poetry hacking. We’re creating a space for you—our audience—to interact with poetry in unique ways, and leave you feeling inspired.

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Upcoming and Past Poetrology Events.


Poetrology I: A Poetic Experience – Performance

June 29, 2018: This will be an experience including many dimensions of poetry: Sound, Music, Visual Poetic Play & Poetry Hacking! This event is meant to create a space where the audience is invited to interact with poetry in unique ways—an event meant to inspire! Several emerging artists will be guides to take the audience through the experience.

Poetrology I: A Panel Discussion

June 30, 2018: We will circle for this discussion of poetry and surrealism — School of Thought style.

Poetrology II: Weeklong Intensive For Youth

July 23-27, 2018: This is a special weeklong summer intensive for youth, aged 15 - 19, who are interested in poetry, spoken word and slam. Youth will have the opportunity to work with mentors Sheri-D Wilson (Poet Laureate of Calgary) and emerging artist Audrey Lane Cockett, Monday - Friday at the Memorial Park Library.

Sponsored by

Alberta Lottery Fund
Calgary Public Library
Calgary Foundation
Calgary Arts Development
Calgary Spoken Word Society
Shelf Life Books
Egg Press Company
Atelier Culturati
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