if you live in the bay area, come to achiote press’ spring issues release party in berkeley!!!!

What: Achiote Spring Issues Release Party
When: Friday, April 25th: 6pm–8pm
Where: Ethnic Studies Library, Stephens Hall, UC Berkeley Campus

We’ll have food, drinks and music. The event is free, open to the
public and we welcome families and children

*Achiote Press will celebrate the release of our Spring issues with a party and reading on Friday, April 25th at the Ethnic
Studies Library on the UC Berkeley campus.*

The event will feature special readings by former Achiote contributors

*Barbara Jane Reyes* (Poeta en San Francisco) *Truong Tran* (Within The Margin), and *Oscar Bermeo* (Anywhere Avenue).

*Maria Tuttle* will read from her new Achiote chapbook, Saramé. * This chapbook contains an excerpt from Tuttle’s historical (archival) novel about the life of an aspiring Opera singer in El Paso, Texas during the early 20th century.*

*Gabriela Erandi Rico* will read from her contributions to the new Achiote Seeds chapjournal.

*Javier Huerta, author of Some Clarifications y otras poemas, will read selections from other contributors to the journal: Emmy Pérez, Christina García, and Brenda Cárdenas.)

* Poet Oscar Bermeo will emcee the night.

Sponsored by the Ethnic Studies Graduate Group, Asian American Studies Program, and Chicano Studies Program.


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