University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 11-12, 2017 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

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March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Logan Phillips

Jimi Giannatti

Logan ‘Dirtyverbs’ Phillips works to create new opportunities for the intersection of poetry and social justice in wider society. As a bilingual poet, performance artist and DJ he tours his art throughout the US, Latin America and beyond. Born and raised in the Arizona / Sonora borderlands, Phillips lived in and around Mexico City 2006-2011, where he contributed to organizing and hosting the country's first regular poetry slam series. He is the author of Sonoran Strange, his first full-length book of poems (West End Press, Albuquerque, 2015). He lives and works in Tucson.

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Scheduled events:
Sonoran Strange & Poetics de Esta Tierra
Local poet and performer Logan Phillips reads from his debut book of poetry, and draws on the canon of bilingual borderlands poetry.

Pima County Public Library/Nuestras Raíces/Presentation Stage (Seats 150)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 12, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Nuestras Raices
Signing area: Invalid (1280) (following presentation)

Panelist: Logan Phillips

Sonoran Strange
Nuestras Raices
West End Press
December 2015
ISBN 9780991074259
Paperback, 102 pages
$15.95, INSTOCK
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Phillips's debut full-length collection, the book is a love letter to the desert and an indictment of human folly. More/less

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company
William & Mary Ross Foundation
Western National Parks Association

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