Potential Unlocked! The Power of Poetry and Autism
Milkweed Editions

September 16, 2017

Location: The Loft Literary Center 1011 South Washington Avenue #200 Minneapolis, MN 55415

Milkweed Books is proud to host this celebration of the voices of individuals with autism, capping off a five-day creative writing course taught by Brian Laidlaw and Chris Martin. Students from the class will perform their original poems and songs, while guest artists Steve Healey, Sagirah Shahid, and Roy Guzmán will read poems that inspired the class. The students’ work will be available for purchase as a handmade letterpress chapbook. Presented with the Center for Engaging Autism, made possible through the Minnesota State Arts Board.

Event time: 4 pm – 6 pm

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