Xanath Caraza and Juanita Salazar Lamb will read from their works. Hosted by Silvia Kofler.
Xánath Caraza’s books include Corazón Pintado: Ekphrastic Poems, Conjuro, Lo que trae la marea/What the Tide Brings and Noche de Colibríes: Ekphrastic Poems. She writes for La Bloga and the column “US Latino Poets en español”. Her upcoming book is Sílabas de viento/Syllables of Wind. She is a member of Con Tinta and teaches at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.
Juanita Salazar Lamb grew up in a bilingual, bicultural family and her heart belongs to La Cultura Latina. Her stories are grounded in the realities of growing up along the border of two countries and two cultures. Her writings have appeared in Zopilote, Latina Magazine, Border Senses, Azahares, and Cuentos del Centro: Stories from the Latino Heartland.