Flor de Nopal Literary Festival 2011
Fri, December 2, 2011 | Multipurpose Room, Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street, Austin, Texas
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center presents the Flor De Nopal Literary Festival, December 1-3, 2011. All events are free and open to the public.
The second day of the festival will feature poetry readings with Christopher Carmona, Sarah Shaney Reeves, Gloria Amescua, AriChagoya, Katie Pace, jo reyes-boitel, Abe Louise Young, Trey Moore, Lauren Espinoza, Joe Jimenez, and Scott Wiggerman.
Featured poets will also be conducting workshops with various local community organizations: Red Salmon Arts’ Save Our Youth programs; PODER’s Youth Leadership program; OutYouth; Latinitas; Safeplace; and the Mary Lee Foundation.
The Flor de Nopal Literary Festival is sponsored in part by Red Salmon Arts; Resistencia Bookstore; the Center for Mexican American Studies (UT Austin); Centro Victoria and Huizache Magazine; Mouthfeel Press; La Peña; Las Comadres de las Americas; La Sol y La Luna Restaurant; and Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
For more information, contact Moisés S. L. Lara or ire’ne lara silva at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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