A big thank you to all who came along to Friday’s event. With a very successful turnout, we were really happy to see a lot of voices being heard! Below are a few pictures highlighting the day’s events.
Rachel speaking about the lively discussion of political, cultural and societal concerns that takes place in reading groups. — with Rachel Whitehead.
Anne Burghgraef, Clinical Director of Solace talks about the importance of shared reading groups in terms of building a sense of community in order to flourish in a new culture.
Margaret Katula reading her powerful poem “Motherland and England”
Malika Booker wowed us all with her reading of “My Mother’s Blues” from her collection Pepper Seed
For those who couldn’t make it, here’s a video of Malika reading her poem: https://vimeo.com/76416012