Oct 16th 2019

Sara Uribe

@ Roosevelt University

430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605

Opening Wednesday, October 16th, from 5PM - 6PM

Sara Uribe is a Mexican poet who explores the relationship between poetry, body, ethics and politics. Her most recent book is Antígona González, translated by John Pluecker (Le Figues Press, 2016).

In partnership with the Roosevelt University Creative Writing Department

CHICAGO—MAKE Literary Productions is proud to present the sixth annual Lit & Luz Festival of Language, Literature, and Art October 12-19, 2019, at venues throughout Chicago.

This year’s festival theme, “Movement,” asks the participants and audience to consider migration, social movements, and bodies in motion.

The festival features more than a dozen free, bilingual events, including conversations, film screenings, live storytelling, and much more. Award-winning Mexican American author Luis Alberto Urrea will present the festival’s Lit & Luz Keynote Address with Luis Alberto Urrea at the Chicago Cultural Center on Sunday, October 13 at 3 PM. The festival’s closing event is on Saturday, October 19, when the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago partners to present the Live Magazine Show from 6-8pm. The “Live Magazine Show” is a ticketed program in which paired Mexico- and US-based participants debut their multimedia creative collaborations.

~~~~~For the full festival schedule, visit http://www.litluz.org~~~~~

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