Richard Blanco in Conversation with Gustavo Pérez Firmat
Upper East Side
Wed Apr 24 2013
Photograph: Courtesy Blue Flower Arts
Time Out says
Posted: Wed Apr 10 2013
President Obama chose openly gay Cuban-American poet Blanco (Looking for the Gulf Motel, Directions to the Beach of the Dead) to read verses during last January's inauguration. Tonight, Blanco will talk about writing and the immigrant experience with critic and fellow poet Pérez Firmat.