Leticia Hernandez

925 Mission #109
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: 
415 370 5967

Author's Bio

Leticia Hernández-Linares is a poet, spoken word artist, and educator, and the author of Mucha Muchacha, Too Much Girl (Tía Chucha Press, 2015). Widely published, her work appears in newspapers, literary journals, and anthologies, some of which include: U.S. Latino Literature Today, Street Art San Francisco, This Bridge We Call Home, Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, Pilgrimage, and Crab Orchard Review. She has performed throughout the country and in El Salvador, at venues such as The Guild Complex, SF JAZZ, and The Loft. Active in Central American Art and Literature, she participated in the Encuentro Poético: Salvadoran-American Poets at the Smithsonian in October, 2014.

Publications and Prizes

Performances: 
Glide Memorial Church, San Francisco - Neighborhood Arts Festival
(2008)
, Highways, Los Angeles - Epicentrico: Night of Central American Performance
(2003)
, Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco
(2002)
, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, New York City - Friday Night Slam
(2003)
, Yale University, New Haven -Latin@ Festival
(2008)
, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco - Re-evolution Reading
(2007)

More Information

Listed as: 
Spoken Word Artist
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Latino/Latina
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Los Angeles
Raised in: 
Hollywood, CA
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Last updated: Sep 29, 2015