Second Thursday Open Mic: Viktoria Valenzuela
Featuring Viktoria Valenzuela
Hosted by Cindy Huyser
Join us for June's edition of our monthly poetry reading! This month, our featured poet is Viktoria Valenzuela.
Viktoria Valenzuela is a creative nonfiction poet human rights activist whose work appears in such publications as Poetry Bay, Mutha Magazine, AMP (Hofstra University), The MALCS Journal, and A Prince Tribute Anthology: I Only Wanted One Time to See You Laughing. Valenzuela is an educator, a Macondista and the organizer of 100 Thousand Poets for Change: San Antonio, Texas. Her writing keeps keen focus on Chicana mothering as decolonization and political action. Valenzuela and poet Vincent Cooper have six children and live on the Westside of San Antonio.
A round-robin open mic follows the feature. Bring your poetry to share!