PoetFlow with Mauricio Novoa

Sep 10, 2022, 6:00 pm

PoetFlow is excited to feature Mauricio Novoa, author of Memorias of the Beltway.

Mauricio Novoa was born and raised in Glenmont, MD to Salvadoran refugees. He attended Gettysburg College, where he lived briefly after graduation. There he worked with middle and high school students in a Migrant Education after-school program, helped tutor in adult ESL classes, and volunteered at Casa de le Cultura programs. He received his Master’s degree from Queens University of Charlotte. Memorias From The Beltway is his first full-length collection of poetry. His work has also been published in The Petigru Review, Acentos Review, Blue Mesa Review, Latino Book Review, the anthology The Wandering Song: Central American Writing in the United States, and is forthcoming in The BreakBeat Poets Vol. 4: LatinNext. He currently lives in Austin, TX with his partner and pet tortoise, where he volunteers at Resistencia Books and the Barrio Writers program in Pflugerville.

- ASL interpretation provided by 5-star Interpretation
- Livestream available @utahbookfest on Instagram
- on-site sensory kit available. Ask Willy Palomo
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This event is made possible with support from Weber Book Links, PoetFlow, Utah Humanities, Queen Bee Giftery, and Roosters B Street.

Roosters B Street Brewing Co

2325 B Ave
Ogden , UT 84401-1201
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Event Contact:

Kase Johnstun