Consejo Fronterizo de Arte y Cultura (COFAC): Poetry Within Reach
Poetry Within Reach was a 4-week long series of readings by a diverse set of poets who encountered the cultural landscape of the Pasadena through a curated set of readings. The Poetry Within Reach series was held at lunchtime in the Pasadena Senior Center and encouraged reflection and dialogue around what it means to be a Pasadena local.
July 27, 2016: Kate Gale & Shahé Mankerian
August 3, 2016: Marcia Arrieta & Teresa Mei Chuc
August 10, 2016: Hazel Harrison Clayton & Victor Vazquez
August 17, 2016 Dr. Mel Donalson & Carla Sameth
Dr. Gerda Govin (Lead Artist), Marcia Arrieta, Teresa Mei Chuc, Hazel Harrison Clayton, Dr. Mel Donalson, Dr. Kate Gale, Shahé Mankerian, Carla Sameth and Victor Vazquez.
Pasadena Senior Center & the Pasadena Rose Poets
This project is funded as a part of the NEA Our Town Public Art Project “My Pasadena,” a City of Pasadena public art project with Side Street Projects as a partner.
Estimated Audience- 80