Entrance to the conference room on January 22, 2015.
Mahogany teaches us how to "replenish the well." Thursdays, July 2, 2015
Teaching on the Exploding Image Device c/o Natalie Diaz. July 2, 2015
Visiting author Mahogany L. Browne is a Cave Canem fellow and the director of Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York City. July 2, 2015
Visiting author James Meetze begins his workshop with a smile. January 2017
Poets gathered at the table for another year at The Poetry Lab! January 18, 2017. Workshop lead by James Meetze
Marcus Omari lead a stunning workshop on activist poetry on July 7, 2016
Member Alejandro Duarte reads from his tablet. The night's theme revolved around revising poems - the process that makes us all dizzy. Session lead by our Director, Danielle Mitchell.
Mid-session, members Nancy and Robert are working on the night's writing exercise.
leading "The Daddy Workshop" on Saturday, November 1, 2014 for our Stranded Artist series.
Laughing while leading "The Daddy Workshop" November 1, 2015. Geffrey's book, Revising the Storm won the 2014 A. Poulin Jr. Prize and Doug's Zero to Three won the 2014 Cavem Canem Prize selected by Traci K. Smith.
and Matthew Hittinger lead a packed generative workshop in February 2015.
Visiting author Daniel McGinn leads an inspiring generative workshop at our Downtwon Long Beach facility.
after a great generative workshop. Mission acomplished!
Sometimes we use the TV screen for longer craft talks. Because we're fancy like that.
Poets at work. We are making weird sounds with our mouths comparing mutes and vowels. April 3, 2014. Session lead by Director Danielle Mitchell
The beautiful smile of Mickie Lynn @ Sound Lab. April 3, 2014. Session lead by our director, Danielle Mitchell.
The Performance Lab with Eric Morago. August 20, 2013
Peggy Dobreer. May 15, 2014
Members participate in a improvisational walk exercise with Peggy Dobreer. May 15, 2014
Peggy and member Riz, walking and improvising poetry. May 15, 2014
Members discussing poems. September 26, 2014
Enter and turn left for conference room.
Our resident poet-DJ ready for the night to begin. November 1, 2014