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A Keynote Reading & Conversation with Marisol Baca

February 29, 2020 - 9:00am




Marisol Baca, Fresno’s Poet Laureate, is the author of Tremor, a full-length collection of poems from Three Mile Harbor Press. Marisol’s work has been published in SPFLit Magazine, Narrative Northeast, Riverlit, Shadowed: An Anthology of Women Writers, The Acentos Review, and many others.

She was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and grew up around generations of family in an old adobe house. Her family later settled in Fresno, California. She received her Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Cornell University and won the Robert Chasen poetry award for her poem, Revelato. Currently, Marisol is an English professor at Fresno City College, and lives with her husband in a house in the center of town. She continues to write and teach and is busy working on her second book. 

This event is part of the UC Merced Creative Writing Collaboratorium.  The reading is free and open to the public.  For more details, click HERE.






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