Flor de Nopal Literary Festival 2011
Thu, December 1, 2011 | Multipurpose Room, Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, 600 River Street, Austin, Texas
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center presents the Flor De Nopal Literary Festival, December 1-3, 2011. All events are free and open to the public.
The first day of the festival will feature three workshops on writing and creativity, facilitated by Scott Wiggerman, Jo Reyes-Boitel, Moises S. L. Lara and ire'ne lara silva.
Featured poets will also be conducting workshops with various local community organizations: Red Salmon Arts’ Save Our Youth programs; PODER’s Youth Leadership program; OutYouth; Latinitas; Safeplace; and the Mary Lee Foundation.
The Flor de Nopal Literary Festival is sponsored in part by Red Salmon Arts; Resistencia Bookstore; the Center for Mexican American Studies (UT Austin); Centro Victoria and Huizache Magazine; Mouthfeel Press; La Peña; Las Comadres de las Americas; La Sol y La Luna Restaurant; and Humanities Texas, the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
For more information, contact Moisés S. L. Lara or ire’ne lara silva at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Advisory Committee
- Benson Program
- Postdoctoral Program
- Student Poster Art Scholarship
Center for Mexican American Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
210 W. 24th Street | Mailcode F9200
Austin, TX 78712
- Office of the Dean
- Academic Affairs
- Research & Graduate Studies
- Student Affairs
- Business Affairs
- Human Resources
- Alumni & Giving
- Public Affairs
- LAITS: IT & Facilities
- The University of Texas at Austin
116 Inner Campus Dr Stop G6000
Austin, TX 78712
- General Inquiries: