A Reading with Marcelo Hernandez Castillo and Janine Joseph

Marcelo Hernandez Castillo is the author of Cenzontle (BOA Editions, 2018), chosen by Brenda Shaughnessy as the winner of the 2017 A. Poulin, Jr. Prize. He is a founding member of the Undocupoets campaign, which successfully eliminated citizenship requirements from all major first poetry book prizes in the country.

Born in the Philippines, Janine Joseph is the author of Driving without a License (Alice James Books, 2016), winner of the Kundiman Poetry Prize. She is a member of Undocupoets and Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Oklahoma State University.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 7:00pm

Copley Formal Lounge 37th and O Streets NW

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Arts, Special Events, Student Events, Social Justice


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Georgetown College, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Comparative Literature Program, English, Center for Latin American Studies, Provost, Office of the, Center for Social Justice Research, Teaching and Service, Lannan Center, Women’s and Gender Studies Program, Student Affairs, Multicultural Equity & Access, Center for




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Lannan Center for Poetics and Social Practice

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Patricia Guzman

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