Poetry Workshop with Sham-e-Ali Nayeem

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Poetry Workshop with Sham-e-Ali Nayeem

Time & Location

May 10, 2019, 4:30 PM

2446 University Ave W, 2446 University Ave W, St Paul, MN 55114, USA

About The Event

Join poet and artist Sham-e-Ali Nayeem for a free workshop focusing on poetry as a practice to process and heal from trauma. Limited spaces available! Secure yours by following the ticket link.

Sham-e-Ali Nayeem is a poet, visual artist, and author of the poetry collection, City of Pearls (UpSet Press 2019). Born in Hyderabad, India and raised in both the UK and the US, she is a former public interest lawyer supporting economic justice for survivors of family and intimate partner violence. A recipient of the Loft Literary Center Spoken Word Immersion Fellowship, Sham-e-Ali’s poetry has appeared in Apiary, Dusie and Mizna, and can be found in anthologies, including Shattering the Stereotypes: Muslim Women Speak Out (Olive Branch Press, 2005), Living Islam Out Loud: American Muslim Women Speak