Come join me for the Unveiling ceremony of SOLDADERAS
A new mural by Artist Yasmin Hernandez. An amazing line up of Poets and Artists will be paying homage to Frida Kahlo and Julia de Burgos. I will be reading one of my favorites by Julia de Burgos titled ROMPEOLAS…..
Wednesday, July 6th, 6-9pm
Hope Community’s Modesto Flores Garden (Lexington Ave. between 104th & 105th St.)
• The musical sounds of traditional Son Jarocho and Bomba y Plena music
• Poetic Procession to 105th and 5th Ave.(where Julia de Burgos’ died) followed by a candlelight vigil
• Performances and readings by Dylcia Pagan,J.F. Seary, La Bruja, Maria Aponte, Mia Roman Hernandez, Prisionera, Sery Colon, Son de Montón, and more!
Learn more about the Soldaderas mural here.