Poetry Reading--La Palabra
Avenue 50 Studio
2-4 pm Sunday, 25 March 2012
Jessica Houston: Originally from Toronto, current lives and writes in Los Angeles.
Luis Alfaro: MacArthur Fellow who has been featured in 25 anthologies.
Michael O'Keefe: An actor with a wide range of success in movies, television and broadway.
Website for the Event: http://www.avenue50studio.com/pages/lapalabra.shtml
Excerpt from Alfaro's poem Orphans of Aztlan
I walk down
to the corner
I step over
this burned out lot
I come in the name of peace
and I ask
What are you afraid of?
Alfaro at United States of Poetry: http://www.worldofpoetry.org/usop/dream4.htm