Creative Writing and Spoken Word Performance Workshop for Youth WITS writers will engage students in a generative workshop, helping youth explore and express their truths through creative writing and performance. Students will have the chance to perform their original work in a culminating open mic experience following the workshop. This opportunity will be led by a professional WITS writer for a unique interactive experience centered around youth narratives.
WITS provides all necessary materials. No registration is required and walk-ins are welcome.
Monica Davidson is a youth activist, social justice change agent, TedX speaker, published author, spoken word poet, facilitator and educator from Madison, WI. Monica is a two-time member of Houston VIP Slam team, ranked 5th in the Nation. She served as the Education and Community Outreach Coordinator for Generation Spoken and has helped facilitate and develop spoken word and writing curriculum for countless high school, grade school, professional and community programs. Monica has a passion for working with young people and believes every young mind has a great talent waiting to be discovered.