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Sharon Charde: I AM NOT A JUVENILE DELINQUENT
In conversation with Martha Anne Toll
June 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm EDT
7:00 pm Welcoming remarks a brief overview of event format for the audience and intro to Martha – Helen/Lafe
7:05 pm Introduction of Sharon – Martha
7:05 – 7:35 pm In conversation Sharon & Martha
7:35 – 8:00 pm Q&AParticipants will be asked to submit their questions via the Zoom Chat module and Helen or Lafe will direct traffic during the Q&A to ensure a smooth flow.
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Meeting ID: 915 1817 1261
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How Poetry Changed a Group of At-Risk Young Women
After the death of her child, a grief-stricken psychotherapist volunteers as a poetry teacher at a residential treatment facility for “delinquent” girls. Here, their mutual support nourish and enrich each other, though not without large quantities of drama and recalcitrance. For fans of the acclaimed movies Stand and Deliver and The Freedom Writers Diary comes I Am Not a Juvenile Delinquent: How Poetry Changed a Group of At-Risk Young Women.