With guest curator and poet Baruch Porras-Hernandez, Christina Perez, Kay Nilsson, and host Sandra García Rivera
Guest curator and performance poet BARUCH PORRAS-HERNANDEZ, host of the San Francisco Queer Open Mic, with featured poet CHRISTINA PEREZ of Slamazon, and spotlight feature KAY NILSSON, will shine their light on the Mission.
~ CHRISTINA PEREZ & KAY NILSSON
Christina Perez is a Latina writer, performer and educator.
is a multi-time slam finalist who has represented the Bay Area in various teams at Nationals, individual slam competitions, and has presented at Women of the World Poetry Slam the last 3 years.
Sponsored in part by The Youth Project and the Mendocino Coast Writers Conference, Christina
teaches workshops for at-risk youth in Mendocino.
She is the Director for both "The Barn Burners Slam", and "SLAMAZON" a slam for female identifying artists, both in Northern California.
She is a Poetry Out Loud teacher (www.poetryoutloud.org) for Santa Rosa and Rancho Cotati High Schools in Sonoma County, and can be found competing in slams all over the San Francisco Bay Area.
CHRISTINA PEREZ, featured poet at LUNADA Fall 2013 Season Opener