The Premiere of The Story of Everything

“We come from both positive and negativefrom life and deathfrom evil and goodfrom heroes and monstersfrom givers and takers and healers and murderersfrom saints and sinners…

New and Exciting Developments for Poetry and the Senses

A huge thank you from Engaging the Senses Foundation to Julia Wilson-Bryant, Director since 2017 of the Arts Research Center of Berkeley University, our partner in…

ARC 2021-22 Poetry Fellows Reading

The next exciting spring semester event from Engaging the Senses Foundation’s ongoing Poetry and the Senses partnership with U.C. Berkeley’s Arts and Research Center (ARC) is a celebration of the…

DETROIT ROOTS: A READING FEATURING TARFIA FAIZULLAH, VIEVEE FRANCIS, AND MATTHEW OLZMANNIN

The spring semester of Engaging the Senses Foundation’s ongoing Poetry and the Senses partnership with U.C. Berkeley’s Arts and Research Center (ARC) is in full swing as the spring 2022…

Poetry and the Senses Flash Reading Series for Poetry Month

The spring semester of Engaging the Senses Foundation’s ongoing Poetry and the Senses partnership with U.C. Berkeley’s Arts and Research Center (ARC) is in full swing! 2022’s poetry ventures, just…

Poetry and the Senses Event: Celebrating Kundiman

The spring semester of Engaging the Senses Foundation’s ongoing Poetry and the Senses partnership with U.C. Berkeley’s Arts and Research Center (ARC) is underway! Looking back at the project throughout…

Lost & Found Archival Research Grants Deadline!

It’s a pleasure to share the newest venture from one of our wonderful partners in the realms of poetics and mindfulness, the City University of New…

Goodbye to 2021 and Onward to A New Time Full of Inspiration, Action, and Hope

        But no matter how good the dance, no matter how beautiful we may feel in the moment… understand that nothing was meant…

Amanda Gorman—Call Us What We Carry

Excerpts from the December 2021 conversation are now available here!         Engaging the Senses Foundation is honored to contribute our support to an…

Poetry and the Senses Fall 2022

Engaging the Senses Foundation would like to congratulate our ongoing partner the University of California at Berkeley for the much-deserved honor it has recently been accorded, as  No. 1 in Forbes’…