Ekphrastic Writing through Engaging VisLit Activities: Start Your Museum’s Successful Poetry Contest (2019 Washington DC)

Toledo Museum of Art

Discover visual literacy activities to jump-start ekphrastic writing in the gallery. In an interactive session participants will leave with touring techniques that encourage close looking, creativity, sensory language and personal reflection. Gain practical information about how to organize, implement and maintain a successful writing contest and an engaging community Ekphrastic Poetry Awards Ceremony.

Presenters: Dianne Klein, Gretchen Rohm, Judi Selden