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Workshops: Winter/Spring 2017

The Poetic Conversation of Being Human: A Week with Naomi Shihab Nye
March 26 - 31, 2017
Photo credit: Kabeya Media

Palestinian-American Poet Naomi Shihab Nye was with Wisdom Ways for a week in residence, opening a rich and daily conversation between the particular and universal, between the world that we live in and the world we want to create. During her time at Wisdom Ways, she lead five individual programs focusing on the poetic conversation of being human.

Naomi was joined throughout the week by musician in residence Sara Thomsen and on Friday, March 31, by poet and author Ibtisam Barakat.

More information about individual events

Poetry as a Conversation with Something Better: A Reading by Naomi Shihab Nye and Ibtisam Barakat
March 31
Hosted by Mizna, St. Catherine University and Wisdom Ways


Naomi Shihab Nye Reads "Gate A4"
March 31, 2017
Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality
Kabeya Media

Ibtisam Barakat Reads "Despair"
March 31, 2017
Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality
Kabeya Media

Ibtisam Barakat and Naomi Shihab Nye Read Poems
March 31, 2017
Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality
Kabeya Media