July 24 Talkin’ Trash: Poetry in Motion

Watch our July Talkin’ Trash Event here!

Naomi Shihab Nye, US Young People’s Poet Laureate, is not just an amazing poet, she’s a dedicated trash collector, reuser and recycler.  Ms. Nye shares her picking up journey that began in her childhood and reads some trash-related poems from her book, Cast Away: Poems For Our Time. Also joining us are local poets david sereda (song!), Richard-Yves Sitoski, Owen Sound’s current Poet Laureate, and a special poem written for the occasion by Liz Zetlin, Owen Sound’s inaugural Poet Laureate.

If you have any questions or comments, email us at oswastewatchers@gmail.com

Photo credit:
Richard-Yves Sitoski – Ray King