Friday, March 15, 2013

California Poet Laureate to visit Pasadena

Juan Felipe Herrera, California Poet Laureate, will be in Pasadena as part of his travels throughout the state.  He has been traveling throughout the state eliciting words, stanzas and poems from the public celebrating poetry and its place in American culture and experience.

The first of his stops will be at La Pintoresca Teen Education Center and Pasadena City College* on March 19th.  He will return on Saturday, April 27th, from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. in a special presentation at Crawford Family Forum.


This program is brought to Pasadena by the Latino Arts Network of California, Latino Heritage, 
La Pintoresca Teen Education Center, Pasadena City College and is supported in part by the 
Pasadena Arts and Culture Commission, Cultural Affairs Division and the California Arts Council.