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North America's First Jewish Poetry Retreat at KlezKanada

Friday, June 07, 2013 | Permalink

Posted by Naomi Firestone-Teeter

Poets! JBC is proud to be a media sponsor for North America's first Jewish poetry retreat at KlezKanada. The retreat is August 19th-25th and will be led by poets Adeena Karasick and Jake Marmer. 

Sessions include:

  • Can Poems Be Jewish? Identity, Rituals, Rebellions and Vernaculars
  • Found Poetry: Poetics of Klezmer – Remixing your World
  • Dialog & Rants: Talmudic and Hermeneutic Techniques
  • Transcendence and Transience: Poetry as Spiritual Experience

Curious about you retreat leaders? Find some useful links below:

Find out more about the poetry retreat here and on Facebook.