Please join us Thursday, September 19, 2019 for a poetry reading from heidi andrea restrepo rhodes (DPC 8:15 p.m.)!
Co-sponsored with ILC and introduced by Professor José Ballesteros.
heidi andrea restrepo rhodes is a queer Colombian/Latinx poet and scholar. Her first full-length collection The Inheritance of Haunting (2019) was chosen by Ada Limón for the 2018 Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize and published by University of Notre Dame Press. Her poetry has been published or is forthcoming in Poetry, Hayden's Ferry Review, Academy of American Poets, Raspa, Word Riot, & Nat.Brut among other places. She was a semi-finalist for the 2017 92-Y/Unterburg Poetry Center Discovery Contest, and a quarter-finals judge for the 2017 Youth Speaks/Brave New Voices National Poetry Slam Competition. A 2018 VONA alum, and currently a doctoral candidate in political theory at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City, she grew up in California and lives in Brooklyn. Instagram: @vessels.we.are
VOICES gratefully acknowledges the support of the Arts Alliance of St. Mary's College, the Lecture & Fine Arts Committee and the Department of English.