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Celebrating Civil Rights Heroes with Poet Laureate Jen Cheng

January 20 @ 1:00 pm 6:00 pm

Featuring a panel of civil rights leaders, Palabras Literary Salon, a reception, and shopping with arts vendors.

Join West Hollywood City Poet Laureate Jen Cheng for an afternoon celebrating civil rights heroes:


1:30pm-3pm: A panel of civil rights leaders speak about building coalitions.

  • Rudy Ortega
  • Shonda Buchanan
  • Ronna Magy
  • Miya Iwataki
  • Marth Gonzalez

3:30pm-5pm: an edition of Palabras Literary Salon featuring BIPOC poets and writers sharing around the theme “visionaries.”

Before, after and between these sessions enjoy a reception and shopping with arts vendors. The event is free admission, but we request that you RSVP here.

For more information about the event, visit:

7377 Santa Monica Boulevard, Rooms 5 and 6
West Hollywood, CA 90069 United States

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