Gathering of Latino Poets

Arts and Letters | October 23, 2015 

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The University of Notre Dame’s Institute for Latino Studies (ILS), in close collaboration with the Creative Writing Program, will present a conference, “Angels of the Americlypse,” on October 28 and 29, 2015, featuring Latino/a poetry readings, literary translation, and roundtable discussions.

The event—held in conjunction with Letras Latinas, the ILS literary initiative—will include readings by acclaimed poets Rosa Alcalá, Carmen Giménez Smith, Roberto Tejada, and Rodrigo Toscano.
 
“This gathering exists at the nexus of politics, poetics, translation, publishing, scholarship, and activism,” said Joyelle McSweeney, associate professor of English and director of Notre Dame’s Creative Writing Program. “We’re excited to welcome our accomplished guests into our vibrant community.”

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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