F235B. Yoga for Writers at AWP

East Overlook, Washington Convention Center, Level Two
Friday, February 10, 2017
3:00 pm to 4:00 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 WardBright 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.


March 7–10, 2018
Tampa, FL

Tampa Convention Center & Marriott Tampa Waterside