Saturday, March 23
Poetry Compote: An Improvisational Poetry Workshop for Women
Led by Lisken Van Pelt Dus
Mason Library, 10–11:30 a.m.

A compote is like a jam, but fresher. . . . This will be an energizing improvisational poetry workshop for women of all experience levels, featuring a series of quick writing prompts and interactive sharing.

Lisken Van Pelt Dus is a poet, teacher, and martial artist, living in Pittsfield, MA. She teaches writing and languages at Monument Mountain Regional High School. Her poetry can be found in Conduit, the South Carolina Review, qarrtsiluni, upstreet and in her chapbook, Everywhere at Once (Pudding House Press, 2009).