Thursday NOV 19, 7pm
"A border, like race, is a cruel fiction."
Mazza Writer in Residence Wendy Trevino with Zaina Alsous
emcee, alex cruse
co-sponsored by The Poetry Center and AMED
Under the heading “A border, like race, is a cruel fiction”—a line from a poem in Wendy Trevino’s remarkable book, Cruel Fiction—Trevino, The Poetry Center’s Mazza Writer in Residence for Fall 2020, will be joined, as part of her week-long residency, by Palestinian American poet Zaina Alsous, both poets reading and in conversation with one another and the audience. With emcee, alex cruse.
This remote access event starts promptly at 7:00 pm Pacific Time, and is free and open to the public. Real-Time Captioning provided on request (Media Captioning provided after the event); for reasonable accommodations please contact email@example.com
Supported by the Sam Mazza Foundation. Co-sponsored by The Poetry Center and AMED: the Arab and Muslim Ethnicities and Diasporas at the College of Ethnic Studies, San Francisco State University, with our thanks to Professor Rabab Abdulhadi.