On September 13th from 9-4, Get Lit-Words Ignite (Southern California's leading teen literacy nonprofit) is hosting its 1st annual Poetic Convergence at the Skirball Cultural Center. This event is for educators and student leaders, as well as arts advocates and poetic leaders. It includes continental breakfast and lunch and features the special workshops and poetry performances by Naomi Shihab Nye, Mayda Del Valle, Brendan Constantine, Luis Rodriguez, and more. Continuing Education Points are available for teachers, and there are filmmaking workshops, fundraising workshops, and more. (A continental breakfast is provided from 8-845 and featured poetic performances from 4-5.) REGISTER TODAY!