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Sixth Annual Poetry Celebration hosted by the PCC English Department
May 18 @ 4:00 pmFree
The Sixth Annual Poetry Celebration that was originally scheduled for April has happily been RESCHEDULED for Monday, May 18, 2020, from 4-5pm via PCC English Department’s Facebook page. We are honored to have three student alumni join us to read their beautiful work. We will have time for Q&A towards the end. We hope to see you there!
Xochitl-Julisa Bermejo is the daughter of Mexican immigrants and the author of Posada: Offerings of Witness and Refuge (Sundress Publications 2016). A former Steinbeck Fellow, Poets & Writers California Writers Exchange winner, and Barbara Deming Memorial Fund grantee, she’s received residencies from Hedgebrook, Ragdale, National Parks Arts Foundation and Poetry Foundation. She has work published in Acentos Review, CALYX, crazyhorse, and American Poetry Review among others. A dramatization of her poem “Our Lady of the Water Gallons,” directed by Jesús Salvador Treviño. She is a member of Miresa Collective and director of Women Who Submit.