Celebrate Poet Laureate Alejandro Murguía

The Parallel Literary Histories of San Francisco: Poetry in Times of Hope and Resistance
Event detail
Añadir a mi calendario
 

Poet and author Alejandro Murguía gives his inaugural poet laureate address titled: The Parallel Literary Histories of San Francisco - Poetry in Times of Hope and Resistance. A poet, editor, translator, literary organizer and educator, Murguía is the 6th Poet Laureate of San Francisco.

1 p.m.  – Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Main Library

Opening Ceremony: Jorge Molina, Shaman of the Mission

Native American Invocation: Dr. José Cuellar, Professor Emeritus, San Francisco State University

Welcome: San Francisco City Librarian Luis Herrera

Introduction: Byron Spooner, Friends of the San Francisco Public Library and Poet Roberto Vargas

Inaugural Address: Alejandro Murguía

2 p.m. Reception – Latino/Hispanic Community Meeting Room, San Francisco Main Library

Entertainment by La Familia Pena Govea

A book sale by Readers bookstore follows his address.

Próximos Eventos

Author Discussion: Aloha Kahuna Soul
Sábado 25 de Junio de 2016, 2:00 pm
Ocean View, Ocean View: Sala de Reuniones
Cheddar: America's Most Iconic Cheese
Miércoles 29 de Junio de 2016, 6:00 pm
Anza, Anza: Sala de Reuniones
Epigenetics --- A Closer Look at Genes and Environment
Domingo 10 de Julio de 2016, 1:00 pm
Biblioteca Central, Sala Latino/Hispana A & B

Más eventos relacionados

Hacer la encuesta