Rooted Narratives

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
6:30 pm–8:30 pm
John F. Cogan, Jr. and Mary L. Cornille Gallery (Gallery 260)
Included with General Admission

Join poet Krysten Hill for Poetry in the Galleries

Join Boston poet, educator, and performer Krysten Hill in the galleries.  Prompted by the exhibition, “Cecilia Vicuña: Disappeared Quipu,” explore the power in revealing the diverse nature of our personal and collective stories. Use immersive and sensory-driven writing exercises to meditate on the importance of memory, heritage, and creative imagination and bring your discoveries to the surface to inspire growth and conversations in our communities. No previous experience writing poetry required. All are welcome.

About the Poet

Krysten Hill is an educator, writer, and performer who has showcased her poetry on stage at The Massachusetts Poetry Festival, Blacksmith House, Cantab Lounge, Merrimack College, U35 Reading Series, and many others. She received her MFA in poetry from UMass Boston where she currently teaches. Her work can be found or is forthcoming in apt, Word Riot, The Baltimore Review, B O D Y, Muzzle, PANK, Winter Tangerine Review and elsewhere. She is the recipient of the 2016 St. Botolph Club Foundation Emerging Artist Award. Her chapbook, How Her Spirit Got Out, is now available through Aforementioned Productions.


Past Dates and Times

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018