"Chicano writers from El Paso are the most progressive, open-minded, far-reaching, and inclusive writers of them all."

Octavio Romano

Wednesday, April 09, 2008

Juan Felipe Herrera to visit EPT

Hello folks,

Juan Felipe Herrera will visit El Paso on Friday, April 18 at 7:30pm at the UTEP Student Union, Templeton Suite. The event is sponsored by the Rio Grande Review, UTEP Bilingual Program in Creative Writing (so they say), UTEP Center for Inter-American and Border Studies, and Chicano Studies.

Hope you can make it to see one of Chicano Lit's most prolific poets!

Ray

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