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Call for work from Acentos Bronx Poetry Showcase

September 17, 2011

Acentos is a community-based organization fostering audiences for Latino/a literature through the discussion, promotion, teaching, performance, and publication of work by Latino and Latina writers. In our various incarnations, we have been a reading series, an online journal, and a poetry workshop. This book will document the history of the organization and showcase the depth [...]

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While I was Gone a War Began

September 12, 2011

While I was gone a war began. Every day I asked friends in Rome to translate the news. It seems I saw this story in a Hollywood movie… …Remembering Revelation I wanted to laugh, the way a nonbeliever remembers Sunday School and laughs, which is to say after flood and rains, drought and despair, abrupt [...]

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La Tolteca E-Zine call for submissions!

August 29, 2011

La Tolteca E-zine A zine which features the writing and artistic production of the Ana Castillo workshopistas Announcing Call for Submission to forthcoming issue. Deadline: September 16th, 2011 5 p.m. CST. Submit all works for consideration to: tolteca@anacastillo.com THEME this fall is: Childhood. We accept for consideration writing in any genre up to 1300 words. [...]

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2011 Writer Residence

July 17, 2011

Congratulations to Loana Valencia and Anita Hernandez, both from Southern Cal. who were writers in residence this summer at El Cielito con Nopales. Loana Valencia is part of a women writers group in L.A. that started as an off-shoot of my memoir writing workshops. She will be one of the new editors of the e-zine [...]

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Ana Castillo paintings in group show Los Angeles

July 1, 2011

Ana Castillo Paintings in Group Show in L.A.

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Lunar Eclipse of June 15, 2011

June 12, 2011

Lunar Eclipse of June 15, 2011 Posted by News Technology Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 Lunar Eclipse June and July will be big months for sky watchers, with two partial solar eclipses and one total lunar eclipse. Unfortunately, none of these will be visible from North America. But hey — there are always photos. In the [...]

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Combating Sexual Assault and Violence Against Migrant Women Farmworkers

March 23, 2011

CHICAGO April 8th Noon – 3 p.m.

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Ana reads “Chicken”

March 6, 2011

San Antonio, September 26, 2009

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Writing Herstory

February 28, 2011

THIS THURSDAY, March 3rd University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana KEYNOTE:  Siebel Center Room, 6 p.m., reading and booksigning

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Ana Castillo

February 21, 2011

now on Facebook  

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