Friday, September 21st, 6:00PM
Berkeley, CA: BAMPFA

Programmed by Maw Shein Win. Readings from local poets Barbara Jane Reyes, the Manila-born winner of a James Laughlin award and author of Invocation to Daughters; Ingrid Rojas Contreras, originally from Bogotá, book columnist for KQED and author of Fruit of the Drunken Tree; Maw Shein Win, first poet laureate of El Cerrito, former artist-in-residence at the Headlands Center for the Arts, and author of Invisible Gifts, Poems; and Vanessa Hua, a San Francisco Chronicle columnist, California Book Award nominee, and author of the novel A River of Stars.

BAMPFA is located at 2155 Center St. in Downtown Berkeley. For more information, go to

Books related to this event:

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Invocation to Daughters
City Lights Spotlight Series No. 16
Barbara Jane Reyes
2017 Edition
Volume 16 in the City Lights Spotlight Series: Feminist experimental poetry in the tradition of Audre Lorde and Theresa Kyung Cha from a prominent Filipina American poet.