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Poet’s Corner ft. Amy Hoskins

May 27 @ 7:00 pm8:00 pm CDT

Free
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Join fellow poetry enthusiasts for a reading by featured local poet, Amy Hoskins!

 

Amy HoskinsAmy Hoskins is a poet and visual artist creating with disabilities from her home in South Nashville, TN. With two additional poets, Hoskins conducted a Spoken Word Immersion Program funded by Nashville Metro Arts every other Monday at Harvest Hands Development Corporation during the school year. Hoskins helped local nonprofit Conexion Americas create a community guide and map for the Nolensville Pike community, the most diverse 10 miles in Nashville.

Hoskins also hosted an all languages poetry open mic in 2017 with Conexion Americas, from April through June. The all-languages-welcome open mic moved to Flatrock Coffee, Tea, and More, which is also located on Nolensville Pike. The Flatrock Poetry Open Mic was held monthly from June, 2017 to June, 2018. Since then, Hoskins has hosted a monthly Gestalt Poetry Open Mic, which is virtual for now. Hoskins has had eleven poems published in the United States and one in Amsterdam.

For her 55th birthday in October, 2019, Hoskins published a two-volume collection of poetry, written from 1985-2019. www.amyhoskins.com

Writings by Amy Hoskins

A Collection of Poetry: 1985-2019: Volume I: Nature, Fantasy (find on Amazon)
A Collection of Poetry: 1985-2019: Volume II: Relationships, Healing, Society (find on Amazon)

Watch Online

Stream Live: on our Facebook page at 7:00 pm CST. No login or account registration necessary to view the reading. A recording of the reading will be available on our Facebook page and YouTube channel after the live-stream ends.

Watch in Person

Harambee Auditorium in Fondren Hall (see campus map). Parking on campus is free and available in Parking Lot A. Masks and social distancing required per CDC guidelines.

For more information about this event, email Rev. Donna Patterson at dpatterson@scarrittbennett.org.

Details

Date:
May 27
Time:
7:00 pm –8:00 pm CDT
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Joyce Sohl
Phone:
(615) 340-7540
Email:
jsohl@scarrittbennett.org

Venue

Scarritt Bennett Center
1027 18th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37212 United States
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Phone:
(615) 340-7500
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