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Borderbus: Community Conversation
March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Join U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera and Santa Cruz book artist Felicia Rice in an open conversation about the roles poetry and art can play when discussing important issues such as immigration, belonging, and home.
Learn more about Borderbus and the speakers: https://santacruzmah.org/events/borderbus/2019/03/06
Herrera and Rice will be joined in this community conversation by local advocates working on social justice and immigration issues, including local filmmaker Brenda Avila-Hanna. Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to contribute to a collaborative artwork collecting community stories.
The conversation will be facilitated by UC Santa Cruz Literature professor Kirsten Silva Gruesz.
Sponsored by: UC Santa Cruz University Library, Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History, Moving Parts Press, The Humanities Institute at UC Santa Cruz, and the following UC Santa Cruz partners: Research Center for the Americas, Oakes College, and the Department of Latin America & Latino Studies.