Fri, Nov 20 | Zoom

Identity! Poets Read their Works

Witter Bynner Foundation for Poetry presents a virtual poetry reading featuring 6 New Mexico Poets, including inaugural NM Poet Laureate, Levi Romero.
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Identity! Poets Read their Works

Date, Time & Location

Nov 20, 2020, 6:00 PM MST
Zoom

About the Event

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Presenting Poets

Levi Romero, New Mexico Poet Laureate

Elizabeth Jacobson, Santa Fe Poet Laureate

Artemisio Romero y Carver, 2020 Santa Fe Youth Poet Laureate

Hannah Laga-Abram, 2019 Santa Fe Youth Poet Laureate

Zoe Sloan Callan, New Mexico Poetry Out Loud State Champion

Mercedez Holtry, Poet, Writer, Mentor, and Xicana Feminist

(Accompanying photo L-R top row/bottom row)

Each poet will focus their readings on identity, which is always an important topic but feels extraordinarily topical in these difficult times.

About The Witter Bynner Foundation

Through a bequest from Witter Bynner in 1972, The Witter Bynner Foundation for Poetry perpetuates the art of poetry. The foundation promotes poetry in American culture and encourages grant proposals that expand awareness of the positive effects of poetry on society.