About this Event
University of California, Riverside
The 2021 Tomas Rivera Conference
Alex Espinoza, Associate Professor, Tomas Rivera Endowed Chair of Creative Writing and English
The annual Tomas Rivera Conference, initiated in 1988, honors the legacy of Tomas Rivera by providing an international forum for reflection on the contributions of Chicanos and Latinos in the worlds of the arts, literature, creative writing, culture, business, medicine, and education.
A Reading and Conversation
March 3, 2021
Wednesday 12:00-1:00 pm PST
Our events will be held virtually on Crowdcast.
Please click here for our schedule and to register.
Events are free and open to all.
Javier Zamora was born in El Salvador and migrated to the US when he was nine. He was a 2018-2019 Radcliffe Institute Fellow at Harvard and has been granted fellowships from Canto Mundo, Colgate University, the Lannan Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Poetry Foundation, and Stanford University.
Unaccompanied is his first collection. He lives in Harlem where hes working on a memoir.
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