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OCTOBER V-101

  • Monday, 13th, 9:35 - 11 a.m. Pelayo “Pete” García, builder, public servant, artist, and author of the award-winning novel, From Amigos to Friends, based on the “Peter Pan” program which brought unaccompanied children from Cuba to the U.S. following the Cuban Revolution.
  • Monday, 13th, 12:45 p.m. - 2:10 p.m. Screening of documentary: Unmanned: America’s Drone Wars. Award-winning television, feature, and documentary filmmaker Robert Greenwald investigates the impact of U.S. drone strikes at home and abroad

OCTOBER V-101

  • Tuesday, 14th, 9:35 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.  Maceo Montoya, artist, Chicano Studies professor, and award-winning author of Letters to the Poet from His Brother and The Deportation of Wopper Barraza
  • Tuesday, 14th, 11:10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Reyna Grande, award-winning author of the memoir, The Distance Between Us
  • Tuesday, 14th, 12:45 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.  Chicana/o Poetics II Panel featuring poets Sonia Gutíerrez, Leilani Grajeda-Higley, Manuel Paul López, and Angel Sandoval

OCTOBER V-101

  • Wednesday, 15th, 9:35 a.m. - 11 a.m.  Marivi Soliven, author of the award-winning novel, The Mango Bride
  • Wednesday, 15th, 11:15 a.m. - 12:35 p.m.  Zohreh Ghahremani author of Sky of Red Poppies and The Moon Daughter
  • Wednesday, 15th, 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.  Ray Wong, author of the memoir, I’m Not Chinese: The Journey from Resentment to Reverence

OCTOBER V-101

  • Thursday, 16th, 9:35 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.  Ella de Castro Baron, author of Itchy Brown Girl
  • Thursday, 16th 11:10 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.  Judy Patacsil, author of Filipinos in San Diego, a photo history
  • Thursday, 16th 12:45 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.  Lysley Tenorio, author of Monstress, the One Book, One San Diego selection

OCTOBER CENTRAL PUBLIC LIBRARY, 330 Park Blvd., San Diego

  • Thursday, 16th, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.  VAMP (Visual Audio Monologue Performance) featuring works by student writers

OCTOBER AH306

  • Friday, 17th, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  Tamara Johnson, City Works Press author of Not Far From Normal, a collection of short stories and poetry

OCTOBER V-101

  • Monday, 20th, 11:10 a.m. - 12:35 p.m.  Session II with Ray Wong, author of the memoir, I’m Not Chinese: The Journey from Resentment to Reverence

2014 Spring Literary Series Schedule


February, Room V-101:

  • Wednesday, 26th,  2:30 – 3:55 p.m.  Session 1: Gordon Johnson, Cahuilla/Cupeño Indian, Poet & Writer, "Fast Cars and Frybread"

  • Thursday, 27th,  9:35 – 11:00 a.m.  Session 2: Gordon Johnson, Cahuilla/Cupeño Indian, Poet & Writer, "Fast Cars and Frybread"

March, Room V-101:

  • Tuesday, 11th,  12:45 – 2:10 p.m. Alex Kreit, Professor at TJSL, author, "Controlled Substances: Crime, Regulation, and Policy"

  • Wednesday, 12th,  2:30 – 3:55 p.m. Scott Starbuck, Professor at Mesa College, author, new release: "The Other History"

April, Room V-101:

  • Wednesday, 16th,  2:30 – 3:55 p.m. Laurel Corona, Professor at City College, author, new release: "The Mapmaker's Daughter"

May, Room V-101:

  • Wednesday, 14th,  2:30 -3:55 p.m. City Works Literary Journal Reading