The Poetry Project


Joshua Jennifer Espinoza & Nat Raha

Join the apocalypse’s greatest rejectors for the first installment of the Utopian Research & Development Summit. Incredible distinguished geniuses of high heaven Joshua Jennifer Espinoza & Nat Raha will share their visions for future bliss with time for Q&A, freewriting, & collective paradise scheming.

Bring a notebook & your entire brain & soul, but please no cops, landlords, politicians, or men who play acoustic guitar at parties!!!

Presented by 2021–2022 Curatorial Fellow Cassandra Gillig.

This event will take place virtually over Zoom. Registration through The Poetry Project's Eventbrite is required. Zoom links will be shared upon registration to the event. In an effort to build and hold collective community, we ask that Zoom links not be shared.

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This event will have live transcription and captioning via OtterAI.

The Poetry Project is committed to making our event programming inclusive and accessible for individuals with different experiences, and are continuously working to improve and expand upon accessibility measures. Our online broadcasts feature live transcription and are presented on broadcasts compatible with most screen readers. If you have a question about either of these resources, or an accessibility measure we haven't described, please contact us at