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Encuentro Poetico Multi-Cultural Poetry Reading
April 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
Seven poets from different Latin American countries will read their original work in Spanish with some English translation, along with a musical performance and an open mic for local poets.
The featured poets include Ricardo Ballón (Bolivia), Liliana Luppi Dossola (Argentina), Sofía Estévez (Dominican Republic), Vladimir Monge (El Salvador), Silvia Mabel Sahakian de Radwan (Argentina), Alexis Soto Ramírez (Cuba), and Tatiana Figueroa (Puerto Rico). Takoma Park Poet Laureate Kathleen O’Toole will be the emcee, and a reception will follow the reading. This free event is co-sponsored by the City of Takoma Park’s We Are Takoma arts and culture series, Alta Hora de la Noche, and Casa de la Cultura El Salvador.