Joy Harjo, Rita Dove, and Sandra Cisneros will read from their own poetry, as well as celebrate the longstanding conversation across and between their deeply impactful work.
Presented in partnership with The University of Arizona Poetry Center, with lead sponsor the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing, and additional support from the Creative Writing Program at Arizona State University, the Literary and Prologue Society of the Southwest, and Superstition Review.
FREE and open to the public.
CONVERGE 2017, The College of Arts and Sciences annual alumni event where Loyola alumna Sandra Cisneros will be presented with the College of Arts and Sciences Damen Award and then lead a conversation on her works. She will also be available for book signing.
An evening of international jazz with Hubert Zemler & Krzysztof Dys (Poland). Between solo sets, these musicians will also collaborate with National Medal of the Arts winner Sandra Cisneros and Matjaž Pikalo (Slovenia) from the University of Iowa’s International Writers Program for a jazz and poetry interlude.
New York City: Sandra Cisneros, Victor Hernández Cruz, Oliver Lee Jackson, Mervyn Taylor, Camille Yarbrough
NYU Black Renaissance Noire Magazine presents
Readings & Reception with:
Victor Hernandez Cruz
Oliver Lee Jackson
New York University School of Law
108 West 3rd Street
(between McDougal and Sullivan Streets)
Poetry and Prose Reading
Sandra Cisneros is the award-winning author of numerous books, including “A House of My Own: Stories from My Life” (Knopf, 2015), “Woman Hollering Creek,” and “The House on Mango Street.” Victor Hernández Cruz is a greatly accomplished poet whose works include “The Mountain in the Sea: Poems,” “Maraca: New and Selected Poems, 1966-2000,” and “Panoramas.”
The Ethyle R.Wolfe Institute for the Humanities, co-sponsored with the Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences, the Women’s and Gender Studies Program, the Department of Puerto Rican and Latino Studies, and the American Studies Program, presents the series Latina Life Stories with a Reading and Conversation with Sandra Cisneros. Book signing to follow.
Woody Tanger Auditorium Brooklyn College Library
This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
La Casa Cultural Julia de Burgos: the Latino Cultural Center at Yale will kick off its annual Latinx Heritage Month celebrations with Sandra Cisneros, author of The House on Mango Street.
The public talk and reading will be followed by a reception and book signing.
Congressman Joaquín Castro to Bestow CHCI Chair’s Award upon Award-winning Author & Activist Sandra Cisneros
The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) and its Chair Congressman Joaquín Castro will bestow the CHCI Chair's Award upon Sandra Cisneros at the CHCI 40th Anniversary Awards Gala in the nation’s capital on September 13.
With generous support from ACT Center for Equity in Learning, the University of Iowa is bringing renowned activist, poet, short story writer, novelist, essayist, and artist Sandra Cisneros to Iowa City. She will read from her work in MacBride Auditorium.
The event is co-sponsored by the Iowa Writers' Workshop and the ACT Center for Equity in Learning, and planned in conjunction with the Department of Latina/o Studies.
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