Join the Oak Cliff Cultural Center and the SMU Office of Social Change and Intercultural Engagement as we welcome Yesika Salagado at the Texas Theatre on November 22nd from 7 - 9 p.m. Yesika will talk about her book, Hermosa, and talk to Eva Arreguin of the De Colores Podcast about her work, life and more.
About the Event
This event is free and open to the public. Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
About Yesika Salgado
Yesika Salgado is a Los Angeles based Salvadoran poet who writes about her family, her culture, her city, and her fat brown body. She has shared her work in venues and campuses throughout the country. Salgado is a 2017 and 2018 National Poetry Slam finalist. Her work has been featured in the Los Angeles Times, Teen Vogue, Univision, Vibe Magazine, Huffington Post, NPR, TEDx, and many digital platforms. She is an internationally recognized body-positive activist and the writer of the monthly column Suelta for Remezcla. Yesika is the author of the Amazon best-sellers Corazón, Tesoro, and Hermosa.
For more questions please email [email protected] or call 214-670-3777.