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Latinx Heritage Month: Ariana Brown keynote and Q&A

Ariana Brown is a Black Mexican American poet from San Antonio, Texas, with a B.A. in African Diaspora Studies and Mexican American Studies. She is the recipient of two Academy of American Poets Prizes and a 2014 collegiate national poetry slam champion. Brown, who has been dubbed a "part-time curandera," is primarily interested in using poetry to validate black girl rage in all its miraculous forms. She is currently earning an MFA in poetry at the University of Pittsburgh. Follow her on work on her website and on Twitter & Instagram @arianathepoet.

Ariana Brown's keynote kicks off Reed's first Latinx Heritage Month celebration, "In Search of Self: Untangling Our Roots". All are welcome! Free and open to the public.

Monday, September 17, 2018 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Performing Arts Building, 320
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, Oregon 97202-8199

Event Type

Lecture

Audience

Faculty, Students, Alumni, Open to the Public, Staff

Departments

Institutional Diversity, Multicultural Resource Center

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