Ekphrasis Writing Workshop with Sally Ito
Thursday, June 2, 2022 | 7-9 pm
Workshop Runs: Thursday, June 2nd, 2022
7:00 – 9:00 pm
- Registration is non-refundable
Registration deadline: May 19th, 2022
Any questions regarding this workshop?
Contact MCC Programme Coordinator, Katrina Craig at firstname.lastname@example.org or (204) 615-3951.
Meet your Instructor: Sally Ito
Sally Ito is a witer and translator. She was born in Taber, Alberta, and currently lives in Winnipeg. She has published three books of poetry, Frogs in the Rain Barrel, A Season of Mercy, and Alert to Glory, as well as a collection of short stories called Floating Shore. In 2018, she published a cultural memoir, The Emperor’s Orphans. Ito has also translated and published the Japanese children’s poet Misuzu Kaneko by drawing on her years of study in Japan and experience of translating contemporary Japanese poetry. She teaches creative writing in Winnipeg and is a former blog contributor to the multicultural children’s literature blog and website, PaperTigers. She is also an erstwhile artist who likes to doodle and draw in her Japanese Hobonichi Techo journal.