Exploring Western Pantoum Poetry Workshop

by | Apr 19, 2023 | Culture, Education and Learning

Library hosts poetry workshop with local poet Lisa Baldwin

Cave Junction and Williams, April 17, 2023— Join local poet Lisa Baldwin at various
branches of Josephine Community Library during the month of April to learn about the Western
pantoum style of poetry and write your own. Western pantoum is an adaptation of a fifteenth-
century Malayan poetry which is engaging for poets of all skill levels.
The schedule for the Exploring Western Pantoum poetry workshop is as follows:
Saturday, April 22 | 1–2:30 pm | Illinois Valley branch
Saturday, April 29 | 1–2:30 pm | Williams branch

This program is offered at no charge and open to the public. A library card is not needed to
Lisa is a fifth-generation native Oregonian, who works as a poet and freelance writer, an editor
and publisher, a teacher, literary consultant, and self-described poetry evangelist.
For more information about library programs and services, visit josephinelibrary.org, email
[email protected], or call 541-476-0571.

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