Latino literature's most prominent new wave authors, Daniel Olivas and Vickie Vertiz discuss writing poetry with a passion.
|Where:||Pima County Public Library/Nuestras Raíces/Presentation Stage (Seats 150) |
|When:||Sat, Mar 10, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm|
|Signing area:||Pima County Public Library/Nuestras Raíces/Craft Tent & Signing Area (following presentation)|
Daniel A. Olivas is the author of nine books, including "The Book of Want: A Novel" and "Things We Do Not Talk About: Exploring Latino/a Literature through Essays and Interviews." His latest books are "The King of Lighting Fixtures: Stories" and "Crossing the Border: Collected Poems....
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....