Mimi Herman

Mimi Herman

Mimi Herman

Coming Mar 18-22 for Fourth Grade

We are fortunate to have Mimi Herman visiting us for a fourth-grade poetry residency. She is a National Faculty Member and Mentor in Poetry in the Lesley University M.Ed. program, an associate editor for Teaching Artist Journal, and the North Carolina Poetry Out Loud Coordinator. She holds a BA, cum laude, from UNC-Chapel Hill and an MFA in Creative Writing from Warren Wilson College. She has worked as an arts and education consultant since 1990, engaging over 25,000 students and teachers with writing residencies, as well as teacher and teaching artist professional development. The author of The Art of Learning (NC Arts Council 1998), she has published poetry, stories and articles in national and local magazines and newspapers. She is the director of the United Arts Council Arts Integration Institute.

Find out more at http://www.mimiherman.com.

The residency is partially funded by a grant from the United Arts Council of Raleigh.