THURSDAY 4.11

 PASEO POÉTICO

All Events are Free + All are Welcome!

Benedición

5:30-6pm Festival Benedición, Balmy Alley 

Francisco Icalú kicks off the festival with a special benedición in Balmy Alley. 

PHASE 1: 6:30-7:30pm

1. “Poetas for Justice Writing our Daily Worlds”

Adobe Books. 3130 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Amalia Alvarez. Featuring: Roberto Y. Hernández, Estela de la Cruz, and Katie Dalla

2. ”Ollin/Movement In the Mission”

Mission Skateboards. 3045 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Rebecca Flores. Featuring Hernan Ramos, Olivia Peña, and Alan Chazaro   

3. ”Pan Dulce Poets: Harina, Agua, y Corazón”

Jelly Donut. 3198 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Ricardo Tavarez. Featuring: Naomi Quiñonez, Flavia Mora, Francisco Icalá

4. ”Exodus and the Search for Home”

Silverstone Café. 3278 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Cesar Love. Featuring: Tony Robles, Cesar Love, Jennifer Barone, Maurisa Thompson 

5. ”Voz Sin Tinta Open Mic”

Alley Cat Books. 3036 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by René Vaz. Featuring: Anjelica N Gonzalez, Ansh Tre Philips

6. “La Poeta y the Neighborhood's Memoria”

Acción Latina. 2958 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Josiah Luis Alderate. Featuring: Norman Zelaya, Avotjca, Tongo Eisen-Martin

7.  Location: Philz Coffee, 3101 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Josiah Flores. Featuring: TBA

8. “Youth and Community Power”

Temo’s Cafe. 3000 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94110

Hosted by Erika Villegas. Featuring: Liza Marie Estrada, Rebecca Rodriguez and Jesus Kantún

PHASE 2: 7:45-8:45pm

1. ”Voz Sin Tinta Open Mic”

Alley Cat Books, 3036 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by René Vaz. Featuring: Preeti Vangani, Arturo Muñoz, Ananda Esteva

2. “Our Palabras, Our Ancestors”

Adobe Books, 3130 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Josiah Luis Alderate. Featuring: Nia McAllister, Josiah Luis Alderate, Leticia Del Toro

3. Location: La Reyna Bakery. 3114 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Josiah Flores. Featuring: TBA

4. “Pan Dulce Poets: ¡Viva La Vida!”

Taquería Vallarta, 3033 24th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Ricardo Tavarez. Featuring: Ismael Chel, Tony Aldarondo, L7

5. “Fiction & Non-Fiction in the Mission”

Acción Latina. 2958 24 th Street, San Francisco 94110

Hosted by Alejandro Murguía. Featuring: Denise Sullivan, Rebeca Abidail Flores, Mona Loré