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Monday, October 19, 2015

Minnesota Prison Writing Workshop Public Reading Organized by Human Rights Scribe

On Saturday, October 24th, the Minnesota Prison Writing Workshop (MPWW) will hold a reading at Hamline University. The reading, organized by MFA candidate Mike Alberti as part of the Scribe for Human Rights Fellowship, will feature the work of several writers currently incarcerated in Minnesota state correctional facilities. MPWW instructors will read pieces of poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction on behalf of their students, and two formerly incarcerated alumni of MPWW classes will read their own work aloud for the first time. 

This is a free reading, open to the public, so please come and invite a friend. A short Q&A and informal discussion will follow. Plus, there will be snacks! It’s sure to be a very powerful evening. We hope you can make it!

Where:  Hamline University,
              Klas Center, Kay Fredericks Room
             1537 Taylor Avenue
             St. Paul, MN 55104

When:  Saturday, October 24th, 2015, 7:00 PM

To learn more about MPWW and their work, please visit http://www.mnprisonwriting.org/