Voices of Resistance and Freedom: Afro-Colombian Female Poets

Voices of Resistance and Freedom: Afro-Colombian Female Poets

Contact: Department of Modern Languages, banuelosmontes@roanoke.edu

A poetry performance by Mary Grueso Romero, María Teresa Nieva Ramírez, María Elcina Valencia Córdova, and Miriam Díaz Pérez who share their struggles of being Black women in Colombia and their passion for building a more inclusive society. Their poems weave a history of the experience of Black women poets in Colombia and their relationship to the world that surrounds them.

Virtual Zoom