CENTRO—the Center for Puerto Rican Studies—will host a screening of AmeRícan Poet: Tato Laviera (2018) on Thursday, June 20, from 6:00 to 8:00pm. The screening will be followed by a discussions with speakers Nancy Mercado (writer, editor, activist) and Antonio Nadal (Professor Emeritus of Puerto Rican and Latino Studies, Brooklyn College).
Description: The story of Tato Laviera, renowned Nuyorican poet, playwright, author and activist—one of the greatest representatives of the Nuyorican movement and school of poetry—as told by family, friends, and colleagues. Film and discussion.
For more information, see RSVP: http://centropr.nationbuilder.com/tatolaviera