Tuesday, February 2, 2010

A Poetry Discussion: With Eyes and Soul: Images of Cuba by Nancy Morejón

Split This Rock and The Writer's Center present:

A Poetry Discussion:
With Eyes and Soul: Images of Cuba
by Nancy Morejón
Discussion led by poet and translator
Yvette Neisser Moreno

Wednesday, February 10, 7:00 pm
at Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library
3160 16th St. N.W., Washington, DC
(at corner of Lamont Street, near Columbia Heights Metro)
Free and open to the public. The library is

With Eyes and Soul is available for purchase for $19 at The Writer's Center (Bethesda) and Busboys and Poets (14th and V Streets NW) or online here. However, advance reading is not necessary. Please join us!! Check out our Facebook Event Page!

Please note, the author will not be at this event. To hear Nancy read, join us at Split This Rock in March!

Patricia Pego Guerra, Representative of the Cuban Interests Section in Washington, will provide a brief introduction about Nancy Morejón, her poetry, and the Cuban context.

Nancy Morejón-one of the foremost Cuban writers and intellectuals-will be a featured poet at the 2010 Split This Rock Poetry Festival. With Eyes and Soul features poems by Morejón (Spanish with English translations) and photos by renowned photographer Milton Rogovin, offering a multi-dimensional portrait of the landscape and people of Cuba.

The Writer's Center cultivates the creation, publication, presentation, and dissemination of literary work. We are an independent literary organization with a global reach, rooted in a dynamic community of writers.

For more information: yvettenm at verizon dot net or 240-462-6458

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