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Janisse Ray

Janisse Ray

Writer, naturalist, and activist Janisse Ray is a seed-saver, seed-exchanger, and seed-banker, and has gardened for twenty-five years. She is the author of several books, including The Seed Underground, Pinhook and Ecology of a Cracker Childhood, a New York Times Notable Book. Ray is on the faculty of Chatham University's low-residency MFA program, and is a Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellow. She has won a Southern Booksellers Award for Poetry, a Southeastern Booksellers Award for Nonfiction, an American Book Award, the Southern Environmental Law Center Award for Outstanding Writing, and a Southern Book Critics Circle Award. She attempts to live a simple, sustainable life on a farm in southern Georgia with her husband, Raven Waters.

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December 3rd, 2016 - 9:00 am

Janisse Ray at Bok Tower Gardens

Location: 1151 Tower Boulevard, Lake Wales, FL, 33853-3470 | Authors: Janisse Ray

Janisse Ray will lead a full day writing workshop at Bok Tower Gardens on December 3rd in Lake Wales, Florida. Don’t miss this opportunity to study for a full day with distinguished writer Janisse Ray, author of many award-winning books, including "Ecology of a Cracker Childhood" and "The Seed Underground: A Growing Revolution to Save Food." In her workshops, she builds in plenty of time all day for you to be writing, and intersperses the writing with mini-lectures, brainstorming, handouts, sharing sessions, and small-group interactions. Participants will leave inspired to spend time at their desk, working toward dreams, armed with new ideas and contacts. Cost to participate is $125 per person, including lunch from Blue Palmetto Café.

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Category: Farm & Garden | Science, Nature & Environment
Format: Workshop 
Book: The Seed Underground - A Growing Revolution to Save Food 

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