California Arts Council acknowledged, well-received at Women's Conference: Minerva quilts from Alameda County Juvenile Justice detainees, photos from Venice Arts "spectacular"
The California Arts Council participated in the Women's Conference in Long Beach at the end of October, and did something a little differently this year. Rather than simply talking about the good work the agency's grantees are doing in California, the Arts Council showed off work from Alameda County's Juvenile Justice arts program and Venice Arts' youth photography, and last year's California Poetry Out Loud winner opened the program.
California teachers and teaching poets participate in Robinson Jeffers events, learn new practices for poetry instruction
The California Arts Council participated in a unique event on the Central Coast in October, bringing California Poetry Out Loud instructors to a National Endowment for the Arts "Big Read" event celebrating California poet Robinson Jeffers at Tor House, the National Steinbeck Center and UC Santa Cruz.
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