Poets' Circle

The next Poets' Circle will be on November 3rd from 5-7pm. 

 Open Mic to follow the featured speaker(s).

Featured Speaker: Naomi Helena Quiñonez

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Naomi Helena Quiñonez is a poet, educator and cultural activist. Quiñonez is the author of three collections of poetry, Hummingbird Dream/Sueño de Colibri, The Smoking Mirror and The Exiled Moon. She co-edited Invocation L.A: Urban Multicultural Poetry, which won the American Book Award, and also edited several critical and literary publications including, Decolonial Voices: Chicana and ChicanoStudies in the 21st Century, Caminos Magazine and Chiseme Arte Revista.   She is cofounder of the Bay Area Librotraficante network, a founding member of the Los Angeles Barrio Writer’s Workshop and she offers poetry and teaches literacy workshops to diverse communities throughout California.

How to Join & Participate

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This program is presented in English. 
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Magdalena Montagne is a poet and teacher. A long-time facilitator of Community Poetry Circles, her new book, Earth My Witness, was published in October by Finishing Line Press. Magdalena has been hosting Poets’ Circle for several years.