A Poetry Reading by Briceida Cuevas Cob
Mon, October 18, 2010 • 4:00 PM • BEN 2.104
Briceida Cuevas Cob is a distinguished Maya-Yucatec poet born in Tepakan,
Calkiní, in the province of Campeche on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico. She writes
in the Spanish and Maya-Yucatec languages. In 1995, she published her first
collection of poems, entitled U yok´ol auat pek´ ti´ u kuxtal pek (The Lament of the
Dog in its Existence). Her second bilingual book of poetry, entitled Como el sol / Je’
Bix K’in (Like the Sun), was published in 1998.
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