HEY… WHAT IF YOU WERE ALSO A POET?
This DECEMBER 6th, as part of Write Season, The Escapery is pleased – thrilled – JUMPING UP AND DOWN to bring you a poetry workshop with JEZEBEL DELILAH!!!!
Medicinal Love Poetry is our FIRST poetry-only workshop and to inaugurate this voyage, we chose a poet who is always blowing our hearts and minds wide open through her poetry, her support of other artists, and her magnificent spirit – her incredible bio is below.
MEDICINAL LOVE POETRY is a one day writing intensive with Jezebel Delilah X, for poets and would be poets.
When: Sunday December 6th, 2pm – 6pm.
Where: The Escapery West, 29th street and Mission, San Francisco
Who: Writers at all levels ready to get poetic!
Cost: $75 – HALF of the proceeds will be donated to support a free performance for Ourspace Queer Youth. As always, discounts and trades available.
To register: Contact us! We can’t wait to write with you!
Jezebel Delilah is a queer, lush-bodied, Black, femme performance artist, writer, actress, filmmaker, educator, facilitator, orator and Faerie Queen Mermaid Gangsta for The Revolution. She loves to flirt, laugh, perform, crack corny jokes, and insert Octavia Butler references into every conversation. She is a Co-Managing Editor for Everyday Feminism; co-host of the queer/feminist Open Mic, Culture Fuck; Artistic Director of queer, Black, multi-disciplinary performance troupe, Congregation of Liberation (recently produced play Black Don’t Crack); and one of the founding members of Deviant Type Press. She has performed in a wide variety of Queer and Queer People Of Color theatre projects and cabarets, and has been a featured reader at literary events all over the Bay Area. She uses a combination of memoir, poetry, theatre, and feminist storytelling to advance her politix of radical love, socioeconomic justice, anti-racism, community accountability, critical reflection, love, healing, and liberation. She has an MFA in Creative Writing.
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