• June 14 • Fiction Workshop with Aziza Kasumov

    June 14 • Fiction Workshop with Aziza Kasumov

    A two-part workshop series grounded in the ways our imagined worlds can impact reality.
    In part one, Friday 14th, the fiction workshop, Aziza Kasumov will explore examples from climate and resistance narratives that dare envision a brighter world. Students will be given generative prompts to write their own flash fiction pieces.
    In part two, Friday 21st, the poetry workshop, Sophia Tarin will familiarize participants with the traditional form of Ghazal poetry and empower them to use the form as a tool for expressing revolutionary visions. 

    All proceeds will go toward supporting a Gazan family.
    Sliding scale cost: $20-$50
    Limited capacity

    To purchase a ticket, please make a donation directly to the GoFundMe and send a screenshot to hello@stormbookstore.com

    Aziza Kasumov is a German-Azerbaijani writer and translator based in Brooklyn, NY. She holds an MFA in fiction writing from Columbia University, where she was awarded the Henfield Prize. Her nonfiction has appeared in the Financial Times, Vice, Politico, Bloomberg News, and others, and her translation work from the German has been published in World Literature Today. Her writing explores family, debt, and the ethical structures that define modern life.

    Cancellations made less than 72 prior to the workshop start date are not eligible for a refund.
    Please note that all cancellations must be emailed to hello@stormbookstore.com.
    Thank you for your understanding with our cancellation policy. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to us.



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