2009 Spring Lit Series Archive

Photographs of authors Doug Kearney and Laurel Corona Photographs of authors Francisco Bustos and Michael Cheno Wickert


Thursday, March 5
12:45 p.m.
(Faculty dining room)
Prestigious Whiting Award recipient, poet, performer, and educator Doug Kearney presents Fear, Some, a collection of poetry that “broadcasts from the slippery moments when personal, national, racial and aesthetic anxieties overlap” (Red Hen Press).


Thursday, April 16
11:10 a.m.
City’s very own Laurel Corona presents The Four Seasons: A Novel of Vivaldi’s Venice, a “tumultous story of women discovering the complexities of their passions and the deep bonds of love, in a setting where music and an extraordinary city become central characters in and of themselves” (Voice).


Tuesday, May 5
1:00 p.m.
Chicano chanting, mixed-up, multicultural, Spanglish-slinging, raza-ranting, binational-border bringers of the Word Francisco Bustos and Michael "Cheno" Wickert present Aquí Estamos…Ya Nos Vamos (Here We Are, Here We Go) (Calaca Press).

Director: Virginia Escalante
Assistant Director: Donna Watson