Woke Words Application

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Woke Words

Applications for the 2019-2020 session are now closed.


Please answer the following seven questions and email them to bmcfalls-schwartz@ywcautah.org by September 9, 2019. Committee members will convene in September to review applications and the YWCA will notify applicants of their decision. If accepted, the first Woke Words group will be held at the YWCA on September 20th from 6pm-9pm.  Groups will be held on the third Friday of every month thereafter through April.

  1. Full Name
  2. Age
  3. Contact Information
  4. Why are you interested in participating in the Woke Words reading and writing series?
  5. Tell us a little about your ethnic-racial identity. What does it mean to you?
  6. Please list the name of one book and its author that you have read and enjoyed in the past year. In a brief paragraph, summarize the book for someone who has never read it.
  7. If accepted, can you commit to attending at least six out of eight group offerings, including the public reading?