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Queens Workshop

  • Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning 161 Jamaica Avenue Queens, NY, 11207 United States (map)

Climate change and poetry: dialogues on justice and action

What is climate change and who does it affect? In this workshop, we will explore the impacts of climate change and their intersections with social justice, as well as creative responses to the climate crisis.

Next, we’ll explore how can we use the arts to advocate for climate action. We will focus on the power of written and spoken poetry to motivate social change. Students will be guided through the process of writing and refining original work.

This workshop is only open to current high school students in the New York Metropolitan area. Register now here.


Train: E, J, and Z to Jamaica Center, Parsons Blvd./Archer Avenue; F to Parsons Blvd, LIRR to Jamaica Station at Sutphin Blvd. & Archer Avenue

Bus: Q 1, Q2, Q3, Q4, Q5, Q6, Q8, Q9, Q9A, Q21, Q24, Q25, Q31, Q34, Q36, Q41, Q42, Q43, Q44, Q54, Q56, Q65, Q83, Q84, Q85, Q110, Q111, Q112, Q113, N1, N2, N3, N6, N22, N22A, N24, N26, & X32

Earlier Event: March 24
Manhattan Workshop
Later Event: March 31
Bronx Workshop