The Poetry of J. Michael Martínez, Carmen Giménez Smith, and Roberto Tejada

04/23/2013 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for a triple feature at this Shop Talk led by poet, dancer, and University of Arizona MFA graduate Christina Vega-Westhoff. She will lead us in a discussion of the work of J. Michael Martínez, Carmen Giménez Smith, and Roberto Tejada, three exciting contemporary poets who will read for the Poetry Center on April 25.

Location

Poetry Center - Helen S. Schaefer Building
1508 East Helen Street (At Vine Avenue)
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States
J. Michael Martinez
J. Michael Martinez

J. Michael Martinez received the Walt Whitman Award from the Academy of American Poets. He is the Poetry Editor of Noemi Press.  His poetry has been anthologized in Ahsahta Press’s The Arcadia Project: North American Postmodern...

Carmen Giménez Smith
Carmen Giménez Smith

Carmen Giménez Smith is the author of a memoir, Bring Down the Little Birds, and four poetry collections: Gender Fables, Goodbye, FlickerThe City She Was, and Odalisque in...

Roberto Tejada
Roberto Tejada

Roberto Tejada is the author of Mirrors for Gold (Krupskaya, 2006), Exposition Park (Wesleyan, 2010), and Full Foreground (University of Arizona Press, 2012). His books...

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