An Evening of Latinx Literature
An off-site event for the national conference of the Association of Writers and Writing Programs. 7:00 – 8:30 PM: Latina Outsiders Remaking Latina Identity In anticipation of the upcoming release of the anthology Latina Outsiders Remaking Latina Identity (Routledge, 2019), join us for a celebration of our contributors. Featuring: Dr. Grisel Y. Acosta, Editor Jane Gabriels Carolina Hinojosa-Cisneros Stephanie Laterza Luis Lopez-Maldonado Aline Mello Kristen Millares Young 8:30 – 10:00 PM: Esta Es America: A Pan-Latinx Poetry ReadingA showcase of Latinx poets from around the United States to celebrate the multiplicity of our collective identities, to honor our disparate yet connected histories, and to express solidarity with Latinx people throughout the Americas. Featuring: Francisco Aragon Yesenia Montilla Luna Flores Roy Guzman Marcelo Hernandez Castillo Raina Leon J. Michael Martinez Ruben Quesada Maria Fernanda Snellings Vincent Toro Doors open at 6:30 PM. Event begins promptly at 7:00 PM. Admission: FREE, general admission. Reservations encouraged.
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