R168B. Yoga for Writers at AWP
East Overlook, Washington Convention Center, Level Two
Thursday, February 9, 2017
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Join a certified yoga instructor (Kazim Ali, Melissa Carroll, or Susan Somers-Willet) for a gentle, one-hour yoga and meditation practice, appropriate for practitioners of all levels and abilities, focusing on stretching and mindfulness for writers. Please come in comfortable street clothes; mats and yoga apparel are not necessary. Chairs will be provided and advance sign-up is required. Sign up will be available here beginning on Wednesday, 11/9/16, 12 noon EST: https://awp17.ticketleap.com/yoga/
Please note: Experience in yoga or meditation is not required.
Kazim Ali is a poet, translator, essayist, and fiction writer. His books include Sky Ward, Bright Felon, and Orange Alert: Essays on Poetry, Art and the Architecture of Silence. He is associate professor of creative writing and comparative literature at Oberlin College.