University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Reading with Vickie Vertiz

Vickie Vertiz's new book, "Palm Frond with its Throat Cut," was published by the University of Arizona Press, Camino del Sol Series. Assistive listening devices available.

Vickie Vértiz

Vickie Vértiz earned her MFA from the University of California, Riverside. A Macondo and VONA fellow, she is a Los Angeles–based poet, writer, and social justice advocate who teaches creative writing to adults and young people across the country....

Palm Frond with its Throat Cut
Vickie Vértiz
Nuestras Raices
University of Arizona Press
June 2017
ISBN 9780816535118
69 pages
$16.95, INSTORE
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Palm Frond with Its Throat Cut uses both humor and sincerity to capture moments in time with a sense of compassion for the hard choices we must make to survive. More/less

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