october, 2018

26oct8:30 am12:30 pmPoetry Out Loud Workshop: "Bringing Poetry to Life in your Classroom"

Event Details

Bringing Poetry to Life in your Classroom
Rutgers-Camden Center for the Arts
Friday, 10/26/18, 8:30 am- 12:30 pm
Professional Development Credits Available
Registration Closes 10/19/18

8:30 – 9 am – Welcome
9 am – 10 am – Warm Up with NJPOL Tips and Tricks
10:00 am -12:30 pm – Engaging Your Classroom in the Performance of Poetry, Lamont Dixon, NJPOL Teaching Artist

Lamont Dixon, New Jersey Poetry Out Loud Teaching Artist, aka Napalm Da Bomb, has been a prominent presence on the music/poetry scene for many years, one who often mentors young artists. As a performance poet/teaching artist, Lamont demonstrates what he describes as “vibepoetics” – an eclectic mixing of multiple artistic genres to provide dramatic language arts education. Lamont’s poetry has been published in many magazines, his latest book of poetry is Come Ride My Poems and he also appears on various jazz CDs.


(Friday) 8:30 am - 12:30 pm


Rutgers Camden Center for the Arts

314 Linden St.


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