On May 26, Big Class is celebrating an incredible year of young voices and collaborative bookmaking! Click here to learn more.
Check out some of the amazing youth poetry that was sent out to New Orleans through the magic of pizza by searching #pizzapoetry16 on social media. Click here to learn more about The Pizza Poetry Project.
Inspired by Pizza Poetry, the members of the Big Class Youth Advisory Council celebrate National Poetry Month with their own public display of poetry with Pothole Poetry. Twenty high schoolers submitted poems to be exhibited on thirty traffic cones peppered throughout downtown New Orleans, transforming those pesky potholes into living poetry. Click here to check out a map of pothole poetry.
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The New Orleans Haunting Supply Co.
Big Class is proud to present the future storefront for our Youth Writing Center. We supply the ghostly denizens of the Crescent City with souls, human disguises, t-shirts, and other goods and services for the non-corporeal...
Big Class cultivates and supports the voices of New Orleans' writers ages 6-18 through creative collaborations with schools and communities.