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THE LATINA GURLESQUE: Monica McClure, Lucas de Lima, and Jennifer Tamayo

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THE LATINA GURLESQUE: Monica McClure, Lucas de Lima, and Jennifer Tamayo
Start:
July 11, 2014 7:30 PM
End:
July 11, 2014 10:00 PM
Organizer:
Greg
Phone:
646 457 0859
contact@bgsqd.com
Updated:
June 22, 2014
Venue:
Bureau of General Services—Queer Division
Phone:
646 457 0859
Address:
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83A Hester Street, New York, NY, 10002, United States
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¡OMDiosa!

Who let this “new grrly, grotesque, burlesque” poetics leak out of the border in a divine ooze of caliente pink?

Monica McClure’s debut collection, Tender Data, will be published by Birds, LLC this year. She is the author of the chapbooks, Mood Swing, from Snacks Press and Mala, forthcoming from Poor Claudia. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Tin House, Jubilat, Fence, The Los Angeles Review, The Lit Review, Lambda Literary Review’s Spotlight Series, The Awl, Spork and elsewhere. She curates Atlas, a collaboration series of visual artists and poets, and lives in New York City.

Lucas de Lima was born in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. He is the author of Wet Land (Action Books, 2014) and the chapbooks Ghostlines (Radioactive Moat) and Terraputa (forthcoming from Birds of Lace). A contributor to Montevidayo, he pursues doctoral studies in Comparative Literature at the University of Pennsylvania.

Jennifer BARRRRFFFF Tamayo is a New York-based performance artist, writer, and activist. She is the author of three collections of art and writing, most recently YOU DA ONE (Coconut Books, 2014). JT lives in Brooklyn and serves as the Managing Editor of Futurepoem.

 

 

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