MONDAY, March 19th, 7:30-9p!! –
For our March Tintero Monthly Reading Series FEATURE, we bring you – Les presentamos a Icess Fernandez Rojas!
Now to celebrate and echo the work of the Latino/a Theatre New Playwright’s Festival: Sin Muros at Stages Repertory Theatre, Tintero Projects and Stages have teamed up to help bring more Latino/a audiences to the theatre!
REMEMBER – This show switched up dates a bit and we are holding the reading on the 19th, the 3rd Monday of the month and we looking for the fire with all the bold poems and inspirations!
Icess Fernandez Rojas is a teacher and a writer. She earned her BA in Communications from the University of Houston and her MFA from Goddard College. Her journalism has been published in USA Today and NBCNews.com.
Her commentary has been published in the Huffington Post and the Guardian. Her fiction has been anthologized in Soul’s Road: A Fiction Collection and published in literary journals including Minerva Rising and The Fem Lit Magazine. She is the recent recipient of the Owl of Minerva Award, which allowed her to create a writing retreat for AfroLatina writers.In addition she is a VONA/Voices of Our Nation Foundation alum and this summer she will be a 2017 Kimbilio Fellow. She’s a professor at Lone Star College – Kingwood.