Our Response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

As a precaution to help limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and care for our community, Just Buffalo Literary Center has postponed a number of events, and we will follow the guidance of Buffalo Public Schools in terms of Just Buffalo Writing Center programming.

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Teachers Are Writers: Writing Without The Curriculum Timelines: 3a: Upcoming Writing Workshops, 3c: Teacher Workshops, 4: Julio Montalvo Valentín Workshops & Events

In collaboration with WNYNET, Just Buffalo Literary Center offers this workshop series for school teachers so they will have the opportunity to explore their own creative work, engage in ongoing conversations about process, and grow as writers. November’s workshop will be lead by poet Julio Montalvo Valentin. CTLE credit available.

Where: Online Workshop
Date: Thursday, December 17, 2020
Time: 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m

Email Education Director Noah Falck at nfalck@justbuffalo.org.
This workshop is FREE, aimed at educators, and limited to 8 participants.

About the Teaching Artist

JULILO MONTALVO VALENTIN is the author of three chapbooks, Those Who Pray to Rice (NightBallet Press, 2019), Don’t Give up the Ship and Ship Lost (CWP Press, 2016; 2017). Julio was a guest editor for Mutata Re, Plurality Press, Portrait, and co-founder of the late Cringe-Worthy Poets Collective. Their work has been published in Thimble Literary Magazine, Cavity, Bangor Literary Journal, and Aisthesis: The Interdisciplinary Honors Journal. Julio is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in English Literature while working on their next project; converting a school bus into a poetry caravan.

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