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Fri, Sep 24


Virtual Reading

Friday Floricanto Poetry Reading

Join us for an evening with poets Lisbeth Coiman, César L. De León, and Alan Chazaro.

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Friday Floricanto Poetry Reading
Friday Floricanto Poetry Reading

Time & Location

Sep 24, 2021, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM PDT

Virtual Reading

About the Event

Lisbeth Coiman is a poet and educator from Venezuela. Her debut book, I Asked the Blue Heron: A Memoir (2017) explores the intersection between immigration and mental health. Her poetry collection, Uprising / Alzamiento (Finishing Line Press) will be released in the fall of 2021. Coiman lives in Los Angeles, CA.

César L. De León is the author of "speaking with grackles by soapberry trees" (FlowerSong 2021). He is a poet-organizer for Poets Against Walls and his poetry has been published in various anthologies and journals. César is a Golden Circle Award recipient from The University of Columbia Press and he holds an MFA in creative writing with a certificate in Mexican American studies from The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

Alan Chazaro is the author of This Is Not a Frank Ocean Cover Album (Black Lawrence Press, 2019), Piñata Theory (Black Lawrence Press, 2020), and Notes from the Eastern Span of the Bay Bridge (Ghost City Press, 2021). He is a graduate of June Jordan’s Poetry for the People program at UC Berkeley and a former Lawrence Ferlinghetti Fellow at the University of San Francisco. He writes for SFGATE, KQED, Oaklandside, 48Hills, and other publications, and is on Twitter and IG being a useless pocho millennial @alan_chazaro.

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