Laurie Ann Guerrero Book Release
May 6, 2015
Dedicated and addressed to the poet’s grandfather, Laurie Ann Guerrero's A Crown for Gumecindo is a heroic crown of sonnets that chronicles the first year of grief experienced due to the loss of the family patriarch. Through 15 linked sonnets, Guerrero offers readers a layered experience of the tender and often shocking revelations of grief. Visual artist and poet Maceo Montoya contributes 15 original paintings inspired by Guerrero’s sonnets. Reading & multi-media presentation from 6:30-9pm at Southwest School of Art Coates Chapel. Free and open to the public.