Alternate Title Launch of Ink Knows No Borders: Poems of the Immigrant and Refugee Experience.
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Renowned poets Safia Elhillo, Carlos Andrés Gómez, Chrysanthemum Tran, and Javier Zamora celebrate the launch of Ink Knows No Borders: Poems of the Immigrant and Refugee Experience. This new collection, published by Seven Stories Press and edited by Patrice Vecchione and Alyssa Raymond, focuses on the experiences of first- and second-generation immigrants and refugees.
The evening begins with readings by the poets of their own work and others within the collection that have inspired them, followed by a conversation moderated by Zamora. The event concludes with an open dialogue with the audience, who is invited to ask questions. Patrice Vecchione, co-editor of the collection, will introduce the program.