Home | Register | Log In

Boston, MA

   [change my location]
  • Print
  • Calendar
  • Share
Richard Blanco: The Poetry Of The American Dream
Richard Blanco: The Poetry Of The American Dream
Phone (617) 267-9300
Age Suitability None Specified
Category Poetry
Tags There are no tags.

Richard Blanco: The Poetry Of The American Dream

Wednesday, Dec 11, 2013 6:30p to 7:30p
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA

In January of 2013, Richard Blanco became the first immigrant, Latino, openly gay, and youngest poet ever to read at a presidential inauguration. His poem "One Today," recited at President Barack Obama's second inaguration, captivated audiences across the country. A civil engineer, Blanco proudly proclaims that he was "made in Cuba, assembled in Spain, and imported to the United States." His acclaimed poems explore the yearnings and negotiation of cultural identity as a Cuban American. In 2012, Blanco… Show more

Created by Zvents Zvents | Claim this event

Location & Nearby Info
Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 267-9300
Show nearby:
Reviews & Comments
USER REVIEWS
This event currently has no reviews. Be the first to share your thoughts with others!

Don't Miss This