Poetry Month Event: La Chicana: Memories of the Chicago Barrio and Readings in Latino Poetry


Thursday, April 27, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Meeting Room A

"La Chicana: A Program of Latino Poetry and Memories of Life in the Chicago Barrio." The Chicano experience as told by the life experience of a Chicana woman, Maria del Rosario Flores Curry, and her Mexican father in the Chicago barrio. The Reading Aloud group from the Iowa City Senior Center will read Latino/Chicano poems. These poems by noted Latino poets address the historical and contemporary experience of Latinos and Chicanos in the Americas.

If you need disability-related accommodations in order to participate in this event, please contact the Library Contact below.
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Contact Information

Library Contact: 
Beth Fisher
Iowa City Johnson County Senior Center
Contact Name: 
Michelle Buhman


Setup Time Before: 
60 Minutes
Cleanup Time After: 
0 Minutes


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