Center of Mexican American Studies
Center of Mexican American Studies

1st Austin Barrio Writers Live Reading Festival

Sat, August 27, 2011 | Space12, 3121 E. 12th Street, Austin, Texas, 78702

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The Austin Barrio Writers (six teen writers between 13-17 years old) will be sharing their biographies and reading their new works that include poetry, life rants, narratives and spoken word. The reading will also include live music, community collaboration and empowering words. Please feel free to invite other youth, along with your friends, family and community members!

Sponsored by Somos Tejanos, Out Youth, TODO Austin, Build-a-Sign, Son Armado, the Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection (UT Austin), the Center for Mexican American Studies (UT Austin), BookPeople, and Space12.

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