I’m pleased to announce that my self-published chapbook “Annotated Pai Gow Poker” is now available for purchase via my website store through Big Cartel. Check out the review in the Sacramento Press column “Book Talk.” Special thanks to Trina Drotar!
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2010, 6:30 Walang Hiya (No Shame) A ground-breaking anthology of poetry and short fiction featuring Pilipino and Pilipino American writers Thursday, October 28, 2010, 6:30PM Reading begins at 7PM followed by Q&A Hagerty Lounge, De La Salle Hall, Saint Mary’s College READINGS BY Joan Iva Cube, Roseli Ilano, David S. Maduli, Jen … Read more
The Sacramento Poetry Center presents a Calaveras Station Reading Enjoy an evening of poetry and prose with contributors to Calaveras Station, Sacramento State University’s Literary Journal. Date: Monday, September 20, 2010 Time: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. (note early start time) Location: SPC (2719 25th Street) 25th and R (Sacramento) Featured Readers include: Jim Benton, Genelle … Read more
Diwata: A Reading With Barbara Jane Reyes October 5, 2010 at 8-9PM USC Doheny Library, Intellectual Commons (RM 233, 2nd Floor) 3550 Trousdale Parkway Los Angeles, CA Come join us for a night of poetry! Poet Barbara Jane Reyes, the author of Diwata, will be presenting her book of poems at the University of Southern … Read more
Today, I was thrilled to receive my contributor copies of “Walang Hiya…Literature Taking Risks Toward Liberatory Practice.” I had to stop myself from licking the cover, it just looked so delicious to me. Thanks to Lolan Buhain Sevilla and Roseli Ilano for including my short story, “Unripe Bananas” in this wonderful project and providing me … Read more
The Filipino American Center of the San Francisco Public Library and Carayan Press present: Reading and Intergenerational Writing Workshop in support of “Walang Hiya…Literature Taking Risks Toward Liberatory Practice – Sunday, August 15, 2010
Philippine American Writers and Artists, Inc. (PAWA) presents PAWA Arkipelago Literary Series Featuring Walang Hiya…Literature Taking Risks Toward Liberatory Practice Edited by Lolan Buhain Sevilla and Roseli Ilano A launching of a new anthology with readings by contributing writers: Aimee Suzara Edene Matutina Joan Iva Cube David Maduli Kristen Sajonas Artwork by Aimee Espiritu Readings … Read more
WALANG HIYA…LITERATURE TAKING RISKS TOWARD LIBERATORY PRACTICE AVAILABLE PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE DAY 2010
New Literary Anthology Features 32 Filipino Writers on the Verge
(San Francisco, CA) Presented by Carayan Press, Walang Hiya…Literature Taking Risks Toward Liberatory Practice is a groundbreaking collection of poetry and short fiction by today’s most established and anticipated Filipino and Filipino-American Writers. Walang Hiya, a term traditionally used to shame has been reclaimed through this body of work to examine the taboo in our communities with fresh, honest and unflinching voices.
For weeks now, I’ve been looking forward to and dreading the release party for Peter Grandbois’ newest book, ‘Arsenic Lobster: A Hybrid Memoir.’ Sure, I’m excited to catch up with colleagues who I haven’t seen since graduation in May, but I’m not looking forward to toting along my six-week old son to the event. Picture upset crying during the middle of the reading.
Peter Grandbois’s The Arsenic Lobster: A Hybrid Memoir – Release Party Wednesday, 30 September 2009 18:00 – 23:00 The Urban Hive 1931 H. St Sacramento, CA 916-585-HIVE Price: FREE Spuyten Duyvil presents ‘The Arsenic Lobster: A Hybrid Memoir’ by Peter Grandbois. Come out and meet the rising star of the literary scene, Peter Grandbois (author … Read more