Functionally Literate

Terri Witek

Terri Witek almost literally disappears into her mixed-media poem, written especially for Functionally Literate, then prompts a spontaneous poem from the audience.
Functionally Literate

Functionally Literate

Functionally Literate pairs the best writers in Central Florida with visiting writers from all over the world, bringing contemporary literature to the city of Orlando. Our past Functions have featured a slew of talented visitors, including the Director of the National Book Foundation, Lisa Lucas; National Book Award-finalist Lauren Groff; the award-winning Portuguese novelist Jacinto Lucas Pires; and the great Southern writer Padgett Powell.