University of Arizona Campus  •  March 14 -15, 2020  •  9:30am to 5:30pm

Transcending Class and Family Trauma


The American working class has long been romanticized in movies, literature and song. Recently, it has also been politicized. Diana Delgado and Felicia Zamora explore the conflicted life of growing up as working-class Chicanx in their debut poetry books.


Panelists
Diana Delgado

Diana Marie Delgado is the author of "Tracing the Horse" and the chapbook, "Late Night Talks with Men I Think I Trust." She is the recipient of numerous grants, including a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts....

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Felicia Zamora

Felicia Zamora is the author of the poetry books "Quotient," "Body of Render," winner of the 2018 Benjamin Saltman Award from Red Hen Press, "Instrument of Gaps," "& in Open," "Marvel," and "Of Form & Gather," winner of the 2016 Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize....

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Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

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Arizona Party Rental Companies
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Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation
Tucson Electric Power Co.

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