Tucson Festival of Books

Manuel Paul López

Manuel Paul López's books include "Nerve Curriculum," "These Days of Candy," "The Yearning Feed," winner of the Earnest Sandeen Poetry Prize and "Death of a Mexican and Other Poems." He also co-edited three anthologies, "Reclaiming Our Stories: In the Time of Covid and Uprising," "Reclaiming Our Stories 2" and "Reclaiming Our Stories," all three generated from a community-based writers' workshop of the same name that he's co-facilitated since 2016 in Southeast San Diego. He lives in San Diego and teaches at San Diego City College.

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Awards: Ernest Sandeen Prize, University of Notre Dame for The Yearning Feed

Communities: Chicano

Scheduled events:
Dual Identities In the Americas
Three experimental poets discuss how their Salvadoran, Paraguayan, and Mexican heritage has impacted their poetry and their lives.

Student Union Kiva (Seats 100)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA Bookstore, Main Floor (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Diego Báez, Manuel López, Reyes Ramirez
Moderator: Estella González

Nerve Curriculum
Futurepoem Books
January 2023
ISBN 9781733038478
112 pages

The Yearning Feed
University of Notre Dame Press
January 2013
ISBN 9780268033897
122 pages