Noche de Poetas: Emerging
Date / Time
March 14, 2019 - March 14, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join Mexican Students de Aztlán (MeSA), Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP), and Union for Puerto Rican Students (UPRS) for the second Noche de Poetas (Poetry Night) of the Spring semester.
Don’t miss out on the amazing talented poets as they share their own poetic words on this month’s theme: New Beginnings
Leading the night will be our featured poet: Frank Cerda
- What is the importance of starting new chapters in your life?
- How can someone become a better person to be part of a healthy community?
Frank Cerda / Huitzi X / Husl One (he/she/they/it) is a 2~spirited Mexika poet, painter, dancer, and organizer from the Southwest side of Chicago. Their deep love for healing by storytelling through art and cultivating community with diverse cultures is what sustains them. A Louder than a Bomb alumni, Huitzi organizes around confronting and unlearning toxic machismo, combating gentrification, indigenous language revitalization and fighting for the rights of sacred medicines.
When: Thursday, March 14, 2019
Time: 5:30PM – 7:30PM
Where: Latino Cultural Center
Lecture Center B2
FREE refreshments and admission
For more info, please call (312)996-3095.
All audiences are welcome to join us at this program. Captioning and ASL Interpretation services can be available by contacting the number above five business days before the program.