2nd Thursday Virtual Poetry Reading & Open Mic featuring Leticia Urieta

BookWoman Second Thursday Virtual Poetry Reading and Open Mic featuring Leticia Urieta

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About this event

BookWoman is delighted to present feature Leticia Urieta. Urieta (she/her/hers) is a Tejana writer from Austin, TX. She is the author of a hybrid collection, Las Criaturas (FlowerSong Press, 2021) and a chapbook, The Monster (LibroMobile Press, 2018). Her work appears or is forthcoming in Cleaver, Chicon Street Poets, Lumina, The Offing, Kweli Journal, Medium, Electric Lit and others.

Urieta graduated from Agnes Scott College and holds an MFA in Fiction writing from Texas State University. She is a teaching artist in the greater Austin community and the Regional Program Manager of Austin Bat Cave, a literary community serving students in the Austin area, as well as the co-director of Barrio Writers Austin and Pflugerville, a free creative writing program for youth. Urieta is also a freelance writer.

Cindy Huyser hosts; an open mic follows.

Order your copy of Urieta's collection or chapbook from BookWoman for store pickup, curbside or postal delivery by contacting the store at bookwomanaustin@gmail.com, calling 512-472-2785, or visiting https://www.ebookwoman.com/ . 

Event date: 
Thursday, June 9, 2022 - 7:15pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
Austin, TX 78751
Las Criaturas Cover Image
ISBN: 9781953447838
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Flowersong Press - November 12th, 2021