AWP Event “Creative Activism in Words and Action’ Writers and Activists at the United Nations” on March 25, 10:30-11:30am

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Looking forward to our panel “Creative Activism in Words and Action: Writers and Activists at the United Nations,” presented by Life and Legends and Silent River Film and Literary Society at 2022 AWP.

PANELISTS:
Rachel Bowen Pittman:
Executive Director of the United Nations Association of the United States of America (UNA-USA);
Kresge Fellowship, and the United Nations Human Rights Award for Freedom recipient ;
Poet, writer, and the director of the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa,
Megha Sood:
Pushcart Nominated Award-Winning Poet, Editor, and the Associate Editor of Life and Legends Megha Sood
FOCUS: The panel will focus on how the members of the creative community can activate their voices and empower themselves to impact global issues; how they can use the art of storytelling to share understandings of the global issues and engage in Creative Activism to bridge the divide between the nations and communities.

Moderator: Kalpna Singh-Chitnis

Date: Friday, March 25, 2022

Time: 10:35 AM–11:35 AM ET

Location: #AWP22 Virtual Conference Platform

Happy Poetry!!
Megha Sood

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