Explore

Poesía en Abril: David Huerta & Maya Islas

Join us for Poesía en Abril, an annual multicultural, multidisciplinary festival celebrating local, national, and international poetry in Spanish.

Join the Poetry Foundation for Poesía en Abril, an annual multicultural, multidisciplinary festival celebrating local, national, and international poetry in Spanish.

This year, poet, translator, and winner of a prestigious Xavier Villaurrutia Award David Huerta is featured. His collections include El Jardín de la luz and El correo de los Narvales, dedicated to the work of Pablo Neruda.

Renowned Cuban-born poet and educator Maya Islas joins Huerta. Islas is a two-time finalist for the Letras de Oro Award, and her works in English and Spanish include Altazora Dos, Quemando Luces, Merla, and Altazora acompañando a Vicente.

Cosponsored with contratiempo and DePaul University

Poesía en Abril: David Huerta & Maya Islas

  • Mon-Fri Closed
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

More in

Events

We have more things to offer.

Hotel

We welcome you to think of the hotels along The Magnificent Mile as your home away from home.

Plan your stay

Rapt on The Mile

The Magnificent Mile, in partnership with EXPO CHICAGO, presents Rapt on The Mile, a multi-story, building-wrapped mural by renowned artists Nick Cave & Bob Faust at 679 N.Michigan Ave.

Rapt on The Mile

Dining

The Magnificent Mile is in the heart of Chicago's famous fining scene and offers visitors a delectable spread of places to dine.

dining


Don’t miss out
ON Magnificent updates

Sign up for our magnificent updates. A round up of fun events, exclusive deals and happenings along Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. Never miss a magnificent moment.