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The Secret Life of Metaphors



Speaker
Kelly Pofahl

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Biography
Kelly Pofahl has been uttering metaphors for over 40 years. Over the last decade, she has been a writing instructor at various colleges onsite and online. In her writing courses, she teaches that metaphors not only make our thoughts more vivid and interesting, but they actually structure our perceptions and understanding. Kelly lives in Bend, Oregon with her husband, three kids, and 2 dogs. She received an MFA in Creative Writing from Antioch University.

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Using the works of great philosophers to Rock Stars, this metaphor enthusiast will explain how metaphors are essential to how we learn, discover, communicate and interact with each other.

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October 25, 2017 at 7pm
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