Jan Seale, 2012 Texas state poet laureate, will be at the first “Poetry After Hours” event at the McAllen Creative Incubator on Friday, January 20. Seale and several local poets will read and perform their work. The McAllen Creative Incubator is at 1001 S. 16th Street. The event will begin at 7pm. Admission is free.
The 2011 Rio Grande Valley Poetry Festival is coming up. There are a number of events across the Valley–poetry readings, poetry slams, school visits, and more! Events are between April 28 and May 1. Visit the website or contact Daniel García Ordaz at 956-358-7211 for more information.