In Half the World in Light, the import of Juan Felipe Herrera’s nearly forty years of work is on full display, and there is no adjective to describe the immensity of it. Reinventing himself from book to book and even poem to poem, he is a virtuoso of language and society… (Poets.org)
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Gemini Ink and the Southwest School of Art invite you to an evening of poetry and art featuring award-winning poet Khadijah Queen who will read from her forthcoming book, Fearful Beloved. “Familiar Institutions: B(l)ack Talk,” presents women artists that have created work in response to Khadijah‘s poems.