The public is invited to join us at the kickoff event for the 9th Annual Rio Grande Valley International Poetry Festival on Thursday, Apr. 21, 2016 from 7 to 9 p.m. @ the Mcallen Chamber of Commerce (1200 Ash Ave., McAllen). Enjoy poetry readings, buy a copy of our new anthology, Boundless 2016 ($10) and V.I.P.F. merchandise, and meet our featured poets, Amalia Leticia Ortiz, Odilia Galván Rodríguez, Javier Pinzon, Voces En la Frontera, Kelly Ann Ellis, and John Meza, and special guest McAllen Poet Laureate Priscilla Lina Suarez Wine, refreshments, will be served. Free and open to the public. Donations are welcome. Sponsored by Art That Heals, Inc., in conjunction with the McAllen Chamber of Commerce and El Zarape Press.
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