An Afternoon With Poet & Best Selling Author Elizabeth Acevedo


4:00pm  — 5:00pm


Student Services Building
Latinx Heritage Month Keynote

Elizabeth Acevedo is a National Poetry Slam Champion, author, daughter of Dominican immigrants, and native of NYC. She is known for incorporating her Latinx roots into her work. She is the Latinx Heritage Month Keynote Speaker. Following her presentation and reading from her newly published book The Poet X, she will be available to sign copies of her book. Copies of her book will be available for purchase.

Wednesday, September 19
4pm, Presentation and Reading
Red Room, Student Services Building

Open to the public. Visitors can pay for parking in West 1 parking lot.

SPONSORED BY: Casa Purchase, Creative Writing, Multicultural Center, Office of Community Engagement, Office of the Provost, and Theatre and Performance.

Persons with disabilities seeking accommodations should contact the Multicultural Center at (914) 251-6333 and in a timely fashion to allow making reasonable accommodations.