The Immigrant in America

Poetry Reading
Event detail
Add to my calendar
 

Five poets read poems about the immigrant experience in America: Jodi Hottel will read from her book "Heart Mountain" about the internment camps for Japanese during WWII; Toshi Washizu will talk about his film "Isseis: the First Generation", which consists of interviews he conducted with first generation Japanese immigrants; Diane Frank will read poems about immigrants from the viewpoint of a non-Asian; Genny Lim from a Chinese American's experience and Joyce Futa from the viewpoint of third generation Japanese-American.


This is a Reading, Writing & Poetry program from SFPL. We love reading/sharing/creating words.

Upcoming Events

Treasure Island Stop
Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 2:00 pm
The Great Teen Book Swap
Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 3:00 pm
Bernal Heights, Bernal Heights General Floor Area
Great Books Reading Group
Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 6:00 pm
Sunset, Sunset Program Room

More related events

Upcoming Classes

Wednesday Afternoon Tai Chi with Patrick Lau
Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 1:30 pm
Presidio, Presidio Meeting Room
Wednesday Afternoon Tai Chi with Patrick Lau
Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 2:45 pm
Presidio, Presidio Meeting Room
Writing Our Way Through Life
Saturday, March 23, 2019, 3:00 pm
Eureka Valley, Eureka Valley General Floor Area

More related classes

Take our survey