Celebrating National Poetry Month, URBAN-15 presents MEGA CORAZON, a live broadcast featuring 24 of San Antonio’s premier performance poets on Wednesday, April 30th. This event will be available on-line to friends of poetry throughout the country, and even the globe, via our streaming video system.
“Mega Corazon” featuring San Antonio’s premier performance poets in a world-wide six-hour live broadcast from the URBAN-15 Studio as part of National Poetry Month. Each poet will contribute a fifteen-minute reading as part of the six hour presentation.
WHEN: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
WHERE: Broadcast from URBAN-15 Studio, 2500 S. Presa SATX 78210
WORLDWIDE AUDIENCE ACCESS: website portal www.urban15.org
FORMAT: Twenty-four 15-minute sets
Among the 24 featured poets are: Carmen Tafolla, 2012-14 San Antonio Poet Laureate; Rosemary Catacalos, 2013 Texas Poet Laureate; Eduardo Garza, Cyra Dumitru, Juan Tejeda, Naomi Shahib Nye, Barbara Stanush, Sheila Black, John Phillip Santos, Frances Treviño Santos, Mo H Saidi, Jesse Cardona, Andrea Greimel, Kevin Tobar Pesantez, Andrea ‘Vocab’ Sanderson, ‘Anthony the Poet’ Flores, Amanda Flores, Santiago Garcia, Jr., Jenny Browne, and the newly designated 2014-16 Poet Laureate of San Antonio, Laurie Ann Guerrero.
For information on MEGA CORAZON, please visit http://urban15.org/index.php?/Event/mega_corazon