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Spotlight Series: Gabriela Llarena

  • Book Culture LIC 26-26 Jackson Avenue Long Island City, NY, 11101 United States (map)

Please join us for our next Spotlight Series of the 2018-19 season: a public reading of Gabriela Llarena's new chapbook, The Things She Left Behindfollowed by an open mic! (Sign up for a slot at the event!) We ask for a $5-$10 donation, but any amount is welcomed. 

About The Things She Left Behind

In her first chapbook, The Things She Left Behind, Gabriela explores her cultural heritage and relationship to the Philippines and Cuba through her grandmothers, Lola and Abuela. Writing these poems has been a means of processing the confusion that arises from her mixed cultural heritage. 

About Gabriela Llarena

Gabriela Llarena is a writer and actor. Originally from California, she is in her final semester of college at NYU where she studies, you guessed it, writing and acting. 

Earlier Event: January 12
Working Titles: LA
Later Event: February 9
Working Titles: LA