Immigrant Heritage Month Celebration with Poet Javier Zamora


6/11/2019

Program carousel6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Monday, June 24, 2019
Main Library, Lecture Hall


Join the Cambridge Public Library and the Commission on Immigrant Rights & Citizenship (CIRC) as we celebrate Immigrant Heritage Month with poet and scholar, Javier Zamora. Javier Zamora was born in El Salvador and migrated to the US when he was nine. He is a Radcliffe Fellow at Harvard University and holds fellowships from CantoMundo, Colgate University, the Lannan Foundation, MacDowell, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Poetry Foundation, Stanford University, and Yaddo. Zamora’s poems appear in Granta, The Kenyon Review, Poetry, The New York Times, and elsewhere. Unaccompanied (Copper Canyon, 2017) is his first collection. Co-sponsored by the Commission on Immigrant Rights & Citizenship (CIRC).