This event is in the past - Wed 8 May 2019
Join us for an evening of poetry with Juan Felipe Herrera, the first Latinx US poet laureate.
Join the Poetry Foundation for an evening of poetry with Juan Felipe Herrera, the first Latinx US poet laureate. Herrera’s collections and accolades include Half of the World in Light: New and Selected Poems, 187 Reasons Mexicanos Can’t Cross The Border: Undocuments 1971–2007, a PEN/Beyond Margins Award, and a National Book Critics Circle Award.
His books of prose for children include Jabberwalking, SkateFate, and Calling the Doves, winner of an Ezra Jack Keats Award.