The students in Guillermo Gomez-Peña’s Poetry Workshop Undergraduate and Graduate classes cordially invite you to a one night only event of unique performance poetry!
Gomez-Peña’s spring poetry workshops will showcase their unique, visceral and expressive talents. The eclectic night will include embodied poetry, radical storytelling, conceptual texts, rock & sound poetry, short original films and, most importantly, raw emerging talent. Performances will begin promptly at 6:00p. Gomez-Peña will MC alongside Denise Benavides.
Part 1: America 2.N0 Featuring MFA Graduates
Part 2: El Monstruo en das Ballroom Featuring Mills Undergraduates
Some of the themes include memory, violence, race & gender politics, humor, sex, the politics of the body, censorship, media distortions, environmental destruction, the impact of corporations on ecology, and questions like How did you get here? What story are you in? Who is narrating? What will they say? Where are we in history? Shall we let go?
Tuesday, May 1, 6-8:00p, Lisser Theater, Mills College.
THIS EVENT IS FREE.