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Activities & Events

Teacher VS. Students Poetry Slam

teachers vs. poets The Society of Lyrically Advanced Poests presents the Teachers Vs. Poets Poetry Slam. This events will take place on April 3rd at 7:00 p.m. in the Wellness Center.






March Madness: An Open Memoir to a Matriarch

March Creative Writing Workshop

Last Friday, March 22, Dr. Yolanda Toney led our March creative writing workshop, titled March Madness: An Open Memoir to a Matriarch. Attendees were invited to write biographical sketch of a matriarch in their family.

Our last creative writing workshop will take place on Friday, April 19, led by Ms. Kiietti Walker-Parker.

All creative writing workshops are from 12-1pm, and located in CCN 125.




Spanish Club Workshop

Spanish Club WorkshopJoin the Spanish Club on Wednesday, March 6th in McCalep-McIntosh Hall Room 219 from 12:30-2:00 p.m. For more information, please contact Professor Vizcarra via email at 









New Year, New You Creative Writing Event

New Year, New YouThe AAMU Department of English and Foreign Languages' first creative writing workshop for the spring semester will take place on Friday, February 16 hosted by Ms. Gentry Simmons. At the "New Year, New You" session, there will be a short presentation and a writing prompt. Writers will be encouraged to present their works for all to enjoy. Workshops are held in the Writing Center in Carver Complex North, Room 125, from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Light refreshments are offered. 






Creative Writing-Poetry

"To Be, Or Not To Be" 

To Color, OR Not To Color

Shades of Gray

Shades of Black

Shades of White

Faded Color

Bright Color

Bleeding Color

Bleeding Red

Bleeding Blood 

Blood Red

Poem Found

That's the Answer

"To Be, Or Not to Be"
Poem Two

What it comes down to is if you have small requirements

for life It's free and it's beautiful and There's a lot of it. 

by Austin Kleon

Creative Writing Flyer

"An Exploration of Poetry in Black and White"

Signup Spring 2024

ENG 321-01

Creative Writing- Poetry

CRN: 12313

3 Credits, An Elective

Please check out the Creative Writing-Poetry elective offer this Spring 2024 semester, in the Department of English & Foreign Languages! Please contact Ms. Kiietti Walker-Parker for more information at: