A Poetry Writing Workshop: Converging Voices: Gender and Identity

The Hofstra University Museum is hosting  A Poetry Writing Workshop: Converging Voices: Gender and Identity. In this enjoyable and lively poetry writing workshop, we look closely at and discuss works of art in the exhibition Converging Voices: Gender and Identity. Participants will discover and develop their own abilities to interpret and write about works of art. Co-facilitators: Liv Mammone, poet and book editor, Hofstra University; Dayna Troisi, poet, freelance writer, and adjunct professor of English, Hofstra University.

A Poetry Writing Workshop: Converging Voices: Gender and Identity

Date: Friday, December 8, 2017

Time: 1-4 p.m. 

Location: Emily Lowe Gallery

Limited to 12 participants; all levels of writing experience.

Fee: $7 general and $5 for seniors (65+). For more information about this exhibit and associated public programs please call (516) 463-5672 or visit the Hofstra University Museum website.

Additional specialized programming planned in conjunction with the exhibition includes:

For more information about this exhibit and associated public programs please call (516) 463-5672 or visit the Hofstra University Museum website.

Hofstra University Museum has been awarded the highest honor a museum can receive, continued accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM). Approximately 3% of museums nationwide have earned this distinguished recognition. Accreditation certifies that the Hofstra University Museum operates according to professional standards, manages its collections responsibly and provides quality service to the public. 


Philemona Williamson 
(American, born 1951)
Golden Afternoon, 2015
Oil on canvas
48 x 60 in.
Courtesy of the artist and June Kelly Gallery, New York


Converging Voices: Gender and Identity Exhibition

May 2 - December 15

Gallery Location: Emily Lowe Gallery, Behind Lowe Hall, South Campus

Tuesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday, Noon - 4 p.m.


Galleries are closed during installations, holidays and University recesses. 

Funding support for the exhibition has been provided by Astoria Bank and the New York State
Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Presented in conjunction with the 17th Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders, and Sexualities to be held at Hofstra University June 1 - 4, 2017.

Friday, December 08, 2017





Emily Lowe Gallery (Behind Lowe Hall)
Emily Lowe Hall
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549

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