Lorna Dee Cervantes - March 27, 1991

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UA Poetry Center

Reading Series
Location
Modern Languages Auditorium
Lorna Dee Cervantes

Lorna Dee Cervantes reads primarily from Emplumada (1981) and From the Cables of Genocide: Poems on Love and Hunger (1991); she also reads several poems that would go on to be collected in Drive: The First Quartet (2006). 

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Track Title
Welcome and Introduction
Description

by Alison Hawthorne Deming

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Opening Remarks and "Beneath the Shadow of the Freeway"
Description

Differs slightly from published version. 

Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. Emplumada. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1981.

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"For Edward Long"
Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. Emplumada. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1981.

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"From the Bus to E. L. at Atascadero State Hospital"
Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. Drive: The First Quartet. San Antonio, TX: Wings Press, 2006.

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"Crow"
Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. Emplumada. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1981.

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"Raisins"
Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. From the Cables of Genocide: Poems on Love and Hunger. Houston: Arte Publico Press, 1991.

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"The Poet Is Served Her Papers"
Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. From the Cables of Genocide: Poems on Love and Hunger. Houston: Arte Publico Press, 1991.

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"Colorado Blvd."
Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. From the Cables of Genocide: Poems on Love and Hunger. Houston: Arte Publico Press, 1991.

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"Plenos Poderes"
Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. From the Cables of Genocide: Poems on Love and Hunger. Houston: Arte Publico Press, 1991.

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Track Title
"Buckshot"
Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. From the Cables of Genocide: Poems on Love and Hunger. Houston: Arte Publico Press, 1991.

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Track Title
"Shooting the Wren"
Description

Differs slightly from published version. 

Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. From the Cables of Genocide: Poems on Love and Hunger. Houston: Arte Publico Press, 1991.

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Track Title
"Astro-no-mía"
Description

Differs from published version. 

Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. Drive: The First Quartet. San Antonio, TX: Wings Press, 2006.

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Track Title
"Bird Ave"
Description

Differs slightly from published version. 

Citation

Cervantes, Lorna Dee. Drive: The First Quartet. San Antonio, TX: Wings Press, 2006.

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Lorna Dee Cervantes
Photographer
Ila Abernathy
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