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Free Saturdays: Poetry Readings with Leticia Hernández-Linares

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Leticia Hernández-Linares

Leticia Hernández-Linares, courtesy of artist

Gallery 40

Join Leticia Hernández-Linares for a special series of poetry readings in our permanent collection galleries.

First Reading: 1–1:30 pm, Gallery 40

Second Reading: 2–2:30 pm, Gallery 1

Leticia Hernández-Linares is a poet, interdisciplinary artist, and author of Mucha Muchacha, Too Much Girl. Widely published, she is also the co-editor of The Wandering Song: Central American Writing in the United States. A recipient of four San Francisco Arts Commission Individual Artist grants, she has lived and made art in the Mission District of San Francisco for over two decades. She is a long-time educator and community worker and teaches in the College of Ethnic Studies at San Francisco State University. Follow her on social media: @joinleticia

Free Saturdays are about celebrating art and this city that we love. Explore the permanent collections, take a guided tour, get inspired to create art of your own at our art-making station. 

The day will include engaging art experiences for the entire family. Enjoy access to the de Youngsters studio, family art-making, gallery guides, enhanced gallery tours with discussion groups, sketching in the permanent collection galleries, and more.

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