Yosimar Reyes is a nationally-acclaimed poet, educator, performance artist, and speaker. Born in Guerrero, Mexico, and raised in Eastside San Jose, Reyes explores the themes of migration and sexuality in his work. The Advocate named Reyes one of "13 LGBT Latinos Changing the World" and Remezcla included Reyes on their list of "10 Up And Coming Latinx Poets You Need To Know."
Prof. Roberto Gonzales will lead the discussion, followed by a spoken word poetry performance by Reyes.
This event is organized by UndocuAllies and co-sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education, Comunidad Latinx, and the Committee on Ethnicity, Migration, Rights.