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Amy Jenkins commented on Pamela Michael's group River of Words
"Win a book of nature essays today, or buy and I'll make a donation to the Nature conservancy. One day event only. Watch 1.5 minute video"
Aug 11, 2010
Rosemary C. Allen commented on Pamela Michael's group River of Words
"I found your website and my question has been answered. Looking forward to the workshop this summer."
Jan 28, 2010
Rosemary C. Allen commented on Pamela Michael's group River of Words
"Wow! So glad to have found this site. This work has always been at the center of my work as a Montessori guide. What other activities other that a contest are available to promote this awareness and exchange?"
Jan 28, 2010
Rosemary C. Allen joined Pamela Michael's group
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River of Words

River of Words promotes environmental literacy and watershed awareness through the arts and cultural exchange. ROW conducts a free, annual international poetry and art contest for youth, in affiliation with The Library of Congress.
Jan 28, 2010
Suz Lipman commented on Pamela Michael's group River of Words
"Heads up, young poets and artists! Looks like the deadline has passed for U.S. entries for this year's River of Words poetry and art contest. The international deadline, however, is not until Feb. 1. Children in grades K-12, sharpen your…"
Jan 12, 2010
Suz Lipman joined Pamela Michael's group
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River of Words

River of Words promotes environmental literacy and watershed awareness through the arts and cultural exchange. ROW conducts a free, annual international poetry and art contest for youth, in affiliation with The Library of Congress.
Jan 5, 2010
amy pertschuk commented on Pamela Michael's group River of Words
"Yes! and Welcome. I'm a big fan of ROW. How can we spread the word about your wonderful work? Dates for the 2010 contest? Details? etc."
Oct 29, 2009
amy pertschuk joined Pamela Michael's group
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River of Words

River of Words promotes environmental literacy and watershed awareness through the arts and cultural exchange. ROW conducts a free, annual international poetry and art contest for youth, in affiliation with The Library of Congress.
Oct 29, 2009
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River of Words

River of Words promotes environmental literacy and watershed awareness through the arts and cultural exchange. ROW conducts a free, annual international poetry and art contest for youth, in affiliation with The Library of Congress.
Oct 29, 2009
Pamela Michael is now a member of C&NN Connect
Oct 29, 2009

Profile Information

Title or Role
Executive Director and Co-Founder
Organization
River of Words
Bio
Watershed activist, writer, and radio producer Pamela Michael has spent decades working to integrate environmental and arts education into the lives of children and their communities. Co-founder, with Robert Hass, of the much-honored River of Words organization, her Watershed Explorer curriculum has been used to train thousands of teachers, park rangers, youth leaders and others in ways to connect kids to their watersheds and their imaginations, and to inspire them to create stunning art and poetry. Her first collection of children’s work, River of Words: Images and Poetry in Praise of Water (Heyday Books 2003), won the 2003 Skipping Stones award for Best Nature or Ecology Book. She was honored at the 2008 National Book Festival for her 2nd collection: River of Words: Young Poets and Artists on the Nature of Things (Milkweed Editions 2009).

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Books in Print:
River of Words: Young Poets and Artists on the Nature of Things (Milkweed Editions)
River of Words: Images and Poetry in Praise of Water (Heyday Books)
The Gift of Rivers: True Stories of Life on the Water (Travelers’ Tales)
A Woman’s Passion for Travel (Travelers’ Tales)
A Mother’s World: Journeys of the Heart (Travelers’ Tales)
Wild Writing Women: Stories of World Travel (Globe Pequot)

Audio:
East Meets West: Buddhism in the United States (narrated by Richard Gere, Pamela Michael wrote and produced this four-hour series for public radio, now available on CD)
Web site
http://www.riverofwords.org
Facebook Account
http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#/profile.php?id=780236971&ref...
Twitter Account
http://twitter.com/PamelaMichael

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