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LUNADA September

Guest Hosted by Alan Peleaz

Monday, September 24, 2018 | 7:30 pm

Alan Pelaez will be the guest host of this month's LUNADA! Join us Monday, September 24th at 7:30pm for a night of spoken word, musíca, y mas.

 

Alan Pelaez Lopez is an Afro-Indigenous poet and adornment artist from Oaxaca, México. In their art, they explore the intersections of PTSD, undocumented immigration, Indigeneity, queer feelings, and Black flesh. They are a 2018 Pushcart Prize nominee and have been published or are forthcoming in POETRY Magazine, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, Everyday Feminism, Black Girl Dangerous, Splinter News, and MiTú to name a few. They currently live, study, dance, cry, fuck, mourn, love and make mistakes in Chochenyo Ohlone Land.
OPEN MIC: Sign-up at 7pm at the entrance, 5 minutes each. Performances start at 7:30. Poets, storytellers, emcees, musicians, laureates, veteranos, and first-timers invited to share their voices under our bilingual lunar spotlight.
$5.00 Admission
Galería de la Raza
2857 24th Street, at Bryant
San Francisco, CA 94110
LUNADA is the Bay Area’s only full moon bilingual literary ritual & performance gathering devoted to spoken word, música, song, and story. Located in the heart of the Mission District at Galería de la Raza, and guest curated by some of the Bay Area’s most dynamic word slingers and artists, each LUNADA features community poets, local legends, visiting mystics, and other mero meros of the stage. Voted Best Literary Night two years in a row by the SF Bay Guardian, 2016 & 2017.

 

Alan Pelaez Lopez is an Afro-Indigenous poet and adornment artist from Oaxaca, México. In their art, they explore the intersections of PTSD, undocumented immigration, Indigeneity, queer feelings, and Black flesh. They are a 2018 Pushcart Prize nominee and have been published or are forthcoming in POETRY Magazine, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, Everyday Feminism, Black Girl Dangerous, Splinter News, and MiTú to name a few. They currently live, study, dance, cry, fuck, mourn, love and make mistakes in Chochenyo Ohlone Land.

 

OPEN MIC: Sign-up at 7pm at the entrance, 5 minutes each. Performances start at 7:30. Poets, storytellers, emcees, musicians, laureates, veteranos, and first-timers invited to share their voices under our bilingual lunar spotlight.

 

$5.00 Admission

Galería de la Raza

 

LUNADA is the Bay Area’s only full moon bilingual literary ritual & performance gathering devoted to spoken word, música, song, and story. Located in the heart of the Mission District at Galería de la Raza, and guest curated by some of the Bay Area’s most dynamic word slingers and artists, each LUNADA features community poets, local legends, visiting mystics, and other mero meros of the stage. Voted Best Literary Night two years in a row by the SF Bay Guardian, 2016 & 2017.

$5

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Galería de la Raza: an Interdisciplinary Chicano/Latino Space for Art, Thought and Activism
2857 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 click here for directions to galería