Francisco Memorial Reading

February 21st, 2016 by admin

On Thursday Feb. 18th a large group gathered at the John Natsoulas Gallery in Davis to celebrate the life and work of Francisco X Alarcon

who on Jan. 16th passed from this place to that on his journey.  So many souls that he has touched and so they came to honor him and to honor  Javier and Francisco's family.  Love to you brother!

The following featured poets read poetry at Canto Hondo: A Memorial Reading for Francisco X. Alarcon: JoAnn Anglin Paul Aponte Francisco Aragón Lucha Corpi Luz Maria Gama Marta Garcia Nancy Aidé Gonzalez Xico Gonzalez Nicole Henares Zheyla Henriksen Suzy Huerta Dr. Andy Jones Arturo Mantecon Gerardo Pacheco Matus Adela Najarro Rosie Ochoa William O'Daly Graciela B. Ramirez Betty Sanchez                                                                                                                                                    Allegra Siberstein Bob Stanley

Special Guests : Javier Pinzon Members of the Alarcon Family Kalpulli Xihuacoatl Danzante Group Mariachi Cielito Lindo

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