Sunday, September 13, 2009

Mercury Cafe, September 25

The Mercury Café
1505 W. Chicago Avenue

Wendy Brown-Báez & Bridget Clymore

Wendy Brown-Báez has performed nationally and in Mexico, in cafes, bars, galleries, bookstores, schools, peace centers, writers groups, art festivals, women's retreats, and private homes, solo and in collaborations. She has published poetry and creative non-fiction in dozens of literary journals. She received a 2008 McKnight grant to teach a bilingual writing workshop with at risk youth and a 2009 McKnight grant to develop a writing workshop with impoverished youth into an art installation, both provided through COMPAS Community Art Program. She is the author of Ceremonies of the Spirit, a full-length collection of love poems published by Plain View Press
in 2009.