Kai Cheng Thom is the author of Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars: A Dangerous Trans Girl’s Confabulous Memoir, and the poetry collection, A Place Called No Homeland. She teaches workshops including Giving Birth to Yourself: A Revolutionary Storytelling Workshop for Indigenous, Black, and Racialized Artists.
This roundtable discussion will examine the ways in which the creative writing classroom can address matters of ethics, representation, diversity, access, and inclusion. What can be done to encourage students to see writing as an act of moral engagement? And how can instructors support and encourage historically silenced voices? How can these issues be made […]