Poetry Month 2023

Poetry Month 2023

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Anis Mojgani Events   ◊  Poetry Workshops  ◊  Poetry Slam   ◊  Sponsors

Anis Mojgani Events

  Photo of Anis Mojgani

Anis Mojgani is a spoken word poet, visual artist, musician and the current Poet Laureate of Oregon. He is a two-time individual champion of the National Poetry Slam, the winner of the International World Cup Poetry Slam, and the author of five books of poetry.

Writing Workshop

Wednesday, May 10
4 p.m. - 5:05 p.m.
COCC Bend Campus, Coats Campus Center, Wille Hall


Wednesday, May 10
5:05 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
COCC Bend Campus, Coats Campus Center, Wille Hall
Appetizers provided 


Wednesday, May 10
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
COCC Bend Campus, Coats Campus Center, Wille Hall
Live streaming hosted at COCC Redmond, Madras and Prineville Campuses
Refreshments provided 

Poetry Workshops

  Photo of notebook and pen with the word poetry written on the page

Be Your Voice writing workshops led by COCC faculty and students.

Share a Poem, Write a Poem

Monday, April 17
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
COCC Redmond Campus, RTEC Student Commons

Thursday, April 27
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Healing Through Poetry

Tuesday, April 25
3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
COCC Bend, Coats Campus Center, Multicultural Center

Poetry Slam

  Microphone on a stage

Poetry Slam

Friday, May 5
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
COCC Bend Campus, Hitchcock Auditorium

All are welcome to attend. 

Poetry Slam sponsors: COCC LGBTQ+Friends Club, ASCOCC
Poetry Slam prize donors: COCC Bookstore, Dudley's Bookshop Cafe, Herringbone Books, Roundabout Books & Cafe