Event Title: Yesika Salgado's Dulzura in Oakland
First Reading with Signing: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Admission: Sliding Scale: $15 to $35* **
We are so happy to welcome back the brilliant and loving Yesika Salgado. Join us for a celebration of love in all its forms. There will be two seatings on Friday, May 4 - one at 6pm and one at 9pm. Book your tickets soon!!
Dulzura is a night of poetry by Yesika Salgado built around exploring love in all it's shapes and forms. Romantic. Friendship. Family. Heartache. Grief. There is a sweetness in loving and losing and finding love on the other side of it all.
Yesika Salgado is a Los Angeles based Salvadoran poet who writes about her family, her culture, her city and her brown body. She has shared her work in venues and campuses throughout the country. She is a three time member of Da Poetry Lounge Slam Team and a 2017 National Poetry Slam finalist. Her work has been featured in Latina Magazine, Univision, Vibe Magazine, Huffington Post, NPR, TEDx and many other digital platforms. Yesika is the Co-founder of the Latina feminist collective Chingona Fire and an internationally recognized body positivity activist. Her first book Corazón was published with Not A Cult, fall of 2017.
*Sliding scale is made available to offer options that might make the event more affordable. Seating is general admission. There is no seating preference for the ticket price. Studio Grand is an intimate venue. The experience is great from any seat in the house.*
**No refunds or exchanges are permitted.**