Event Title

Reading: Martin Espada

Presenter Information

Martin Espada

Location

UND Memorial Ballroom

Start Date

26-3-1993 3:00 PM

End Date

26-3-1993 4:00 PM

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In this audiovisual recording from March 26, 1993 as part of the 24th annual UND Writing Conference: “La Literatura: Contemporary Latino/Latina Writing,” Martin Espada reads a selection of poems. Espada reads “The Moon Shatters on Alabama Avenue,” “Coca Cola and Coco Frio,” “La Tumba de Buenaventura Roig,” “Colibri,” “The Saint Vincent de Paul Food Pantry Stomp,” “Who Burns for the Perfection of Paper,” “Federico's Ghost,” “City of Coughing and Dead Radiators,” “Courthouse Graffiti for Two Voices,” “Mi Vida: Wings of Fright,” “The New Bathroom Policy at English High School,” “The Other Alamo,” “Rebellion is the Circle of a Lover's Hands,” “The Firing Squad is Singing in Chile,” and “When Songs Become Water.”

Introduced by Dale Jacobson.

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Mar 26th, 3:00 PM Mar 26th, 4:00 PM

Reading: Martin Espada

UND Memorial Ballroom

In this audiovisual recording from March 26, 1993 as part of the 24th annual UND Writing Conference: “La Literatura: Contemporary Latino/Latina Writing,” Martin Espada reads a selection of poems. Espada reads “The Moon Shatters on Alabama Avenue,” “Coca Cola and Coco Frio,” “La Tumba de Buenaventura Roig,” “Colibri,” “The Saint Vincent de Paul Food Pantry Stomp,” “Who Burns for the Perfection of Paper,” “Federico's Ghost,” “City of Coughing and Dead Radiators,” “Courthouse Graffiti for Two Voices,” “Mi Vida: Wings of Fright,” “The New Bathroom Policy at English High School,” “The Other Alamo,” “Rebellion is the Circle of a Lover's Hands,” “The Firing Squad is Singing in Chile,” and “When Songs Become Water.”

Introduced by Dale Jacobson.