Join us for an afternoon of multilingual poetry and prose celebrating the glittering literary legacy of Boyle Heights, featuring:

  •  A Children’s Reading Hour/Cuentos en el Kiosko
  • A book fair with local independent publishers Red Hen Press, Kaya Press, Tia Chucha Press and Lil’ Libros
  • An open mic poetry slam with works from writers – past and present – who called the neighborhood home


Cosponsored by
Libros Schmibros
The UC Humanities Research Institute
Brooklyn & Boyle