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Houston DSA Author Talk with Mark Nowak

September 17, 2020 @ 7:00 pm 8:30 pm

Mark Nowak, poet, founder of the Worker Writers School, and author of Social Poetics (Coffee House Press, 2020), joins the Houston DSA Arts Collective and Political Education Committee for a discussion of cultural organizing and its role in building socialism. The event will include a reading, moderated Q&A, and open discussion. Come join us September 17 from 7-8:30PM.

 

Nowak’s Worker Writers School is a cultural organizing project that holds poetry workshops for labor unions and other leftist and working-class organizations. His new book, Social Poetics, chronicles the neglected radical, working-class history of the poetry workshop, while also exploring the possibilities of socialist cultural organizing in the present.

 

The event will be over Zoom. Please RSVP here: https://houstondsa.org/event/political-education-and-arts-collective-author-talk-with-mark-nowak/.

Details

Date:
September 17
Time:
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://houstondsa.org/event/political-education-and-arts-collective-author-talk-with-mark-nowak/

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Houston DSA Arts Collective and Political Education Committee
Email:
info@houstondsa.org
Website:
https://houstondsa.org/event/political-education-and-arts-collective-author-talk-with-mark-nowak/