Global Education Center

2021 Literary Arts Touring Grant Recipient

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Recipient Information


Nashville, Tennessee

Project Title

Jaki Shelton Green

Year of Award


Grant or Fellowship

Literary Arts Touring Grants

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Poet Jaki Shelton Green will conduct a three-day residency at the Global Education Center which will include a workshop for high school youth; a workshop for mothers and grandmothers of court-involved youth, grandmothers who are caregivers to grandchildren, and immigrant grandmothers (location TBA); a community writing workshop for women, and a community reading and book signing, both to be held at the Global Education Center's main site in Northwest Nashville.