This evening in The Menil Collection (1515 Sul Ross, 77006), Writers in the Schools (WITS)  and The Menil Collection will debut new work from their most recent collaboration in a poetry reading titled, Ekphrasis: Poems about Paintings.  The reading is the culmination of a project that used five specific works of art as a springboard for creative expression.   Click here to read more.

Tonight’s readers are participants in the Summer Creative Writing Workshops at The Shlenker School campus.  They are:
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Sara Doyle, 2nd Grade
Ivana Hsyung, 2nd Grade
Cheryl Lim, 2nd Grade
Sophia Ellis, 3rd Grade
Megan Hoang, 3rd Grade
Allison Lee, 3rd Grade
Max Rubenstein, 3rd Grade
Lydia McGaha, 4th Grade
Connor Sweeney, 4th Grade
Angie Tai, 4th Grade
Emily Clements, 5th Grade
Seshni Naidoo, 5th Grade
Samantha Roquemore, 5th Grade
Kirthy Kunthara, 6th Grade
Amritaa Sonnylal, 6th Grade
Jessica Tharaud, 6th Grade

The writers who teach these students will read as well.

This event is free and open to the public.  Please join WITS for an evening of poetry inspired by art!

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