Readings, Workshops, Talks

Workshops: Caryn has been leading community writing workshops for 20 years, working with many communities around the U.S. and Mexico. You can see a list of venues and communities in which she’s presented workshops. Caryn leads workshops throughout the area on many aspects of writing, making a living through the arts, writing as a spiritual practice, and writing for specific communities.

Performances: Caryn presents collaborative performances, featuring her poetry, songs co-written with and performed by Kelley Hunt, and when possible, improvisational dance by Laura Ramberg. Learn more at Brave Voice’s performance page.

Readings: Caryn is a dynamic and engaging reader of her poetry and prose, and she also performs improvisational poetry on occasion. She has given several hundred readings at conferences, colleges, events and occasions all over the U.S., and in Canada and Mexico.


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