Tucson Festival of Books

Iconic Poets on Nature and Violence


Established poets Lorna Dee Cervantes and Allison Hedge Coke will be in conversation regarding nature and American violence toward Earth and its peoples.


Panelists
Lorna Cervantes

Lorna Dee Cervantes is a XicanIndx (Chumash/Purepacha) author of six award-winning books of poetry: "Emplumada," "From the Cables of Genocide: Poems on Love and Hunger," "Ciento: 100 100-Word Love Poems," "Drive: The First Quartet", "Sueño," and "April on Olympia....

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Allison Adelle Hedge Coke

Allison Adelle Hedge Coke, a Fulbright scholar, First Jade Nurtured SiHui Female International Poetry Award recipient, recent Dan and Maggie Inouye Distinguished Chair in Democratic Ideals, Dean's Mellon Professor, and U....

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Books:
Look at This Blue
Allison Adelle Hedge Coke
Poetry
Coffee House Press
January 2022
ISBN 9781566896207
168 pages

April on Olympia
Lorna Cervantes
Poetry
Marsh Hawk Press
January 2021
ISBN 9780996991261
139 pages