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- Carmen Tafolla will perform tonight at the Central Library.
Tafolla was San Antonio's first poet laureate, and took on the statewide title earlier this year. She will hold a reading and a book signing at the event, and will be joined by a variety of local performers in a presentation that will integrate multimedia elements with the spoken word. Here's the order of the full program:
Film Tribute: Survival Instructions - NowCastSA
Reading of The Storykeeper - Carmen Tafolla and Annette Flores
Poesía con Música - Azúl
Dramatic Reading - Carmen Tafolla and Eduardo C. Garza
Spoken Word Performances - Anthony the Poet, Jesse Cardona, Amanda Flores, Andrea Vocab, Women of Ill Repute
The event takes place tonight from 6:30 p.m to 8:30 p.m. If you can't make it, NowCastSA will live stream the event.
Here's Tafolla reading her poem "La Malinche":