Each year in Los Angeles and New York City, Poets & Writers presents a Connecting Cultures Reading, which celebrates the diverse organizations and writers that receive support from our Readings & Workshops mini-grant program. This year’s event will be held virtually and, for the first time, we’ll bring together organizations and writers from both coasts. The event will be streamed via our Facebook page, July 23, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. PST/7:30 p.m. EST.
Participating organizations and writers:
Community Literature Initiative (Los Angeles, CA) featuring Erika Ayon and Alexander James
Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA) featuring Chun Yu and Michael Warr
Los Angeles Poet Society (Los Angeles, CA) featuring Felicia Taylor E and Sandy Cornejo
National Domestic Workers Alliance (New York, NY) featuring María Pavón and Maricela Sosa
Poetry Speaks for Us (New York, NY) featuring Sheila Alawdi and Felix Guzman
Soul Sister Revue (New York, NY) featuring Nadia Alexis and Rico Frederick