Alvarez Seminar 2018: "Latina Poetry Across the Americas."

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 6:00pm
Trinity University
William Knox Holt Center
106 Oakmont Court
San Antonio, TX 78212
United States


(210) 999-7601

If the books we are reading do not tell a story we recognize, it is up to us to write those stories. Virgin, by Trinity alumni Analicia Sotelo, is a collection of poems that creates its own mythology: a “virgin territory” that can describe what is like to be a young Latinx woman grappling with power dynamics within the confines of a Westernized experience. Sotelo will explore how you can craft your own space as artists and intellectuals, and how writing can sharpen our awareness of ourselves and our communities. LEARN MORE.