Pen World Voices Presents "After the Storm: Puerto Rico, Poetry and Resistance"

Pen World Voices Presents "After the Storm: Puerto Rico, Poetry and Resistance"

Sat. April 21, 2018

4:00 pm

$12.00 - $15.00

Pen World Voices Presents "After the Storm: Puerto Rico, Poetry and Resistance"
Pen World Voices Presents "After the Storm: Puerto Rico, Poetry and Resistance"
Poets Martín Espada, Denice Frohman, Julio Marzán, Peggy Robles Alvarado and Rich Villar demonstrate the power of poetry to raise awareness and galvanize resistance in the wake of the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico after Hurricane María, and discuss the urgent need to combine activism and art to counter the negligence and narrative of Trump. All proceeds from this event will be donated to ConPRmetidos.
Venue Information:
Nuyorican Poets Cafe
236 E. 3rd Street
New York, NY, 10009
http://www.nuyorican.org/