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Fall 2007

A Conversation with Luis Valdez and Kinan Valdez

A Writing Center 2007-2008 Visiting Author Series Event. This was a rare opportunity to meet writer and director LUIS VALDEZ, founder of the world renowned theater company, El Teatro Campesino 
(ETC).  He was joined by his son, KINAN VALDEZ, who is the Associate Artistic Director of ETC.

This event was

sponsored by GavTV and the Writing Center.

Poster (jpg)

 

 

   

FEATURED EVENT FROM SPRING 2010

    Northern California Writing Center Association

      17th Annual Conference, Mercy High School

At Mercy High SchoolNot the Writing Center couch!In the library.Outside

Hanging out.Hanging out even more

Beautiful Merc High School

 

FEATURED EVENT FROM SPRING 2009

    Northern California Writing Center Association

      16th Annual Conference, Gavilan College, Sat., Feb. 28th

See more photos at our Gavilan College Writing Center Facebook Forum

 

NCWCA RegistrationSheryl at recess.

NCWCA audience.NCWCA audience.

NCWCA PanelistsPanelists

Karen and Martha at NCWCA.Tickets.

Chain stories.Recess.

 

FEATURED EVENTS FROM SPRING 2008

Cinco de Mayo

Eddie CervantesThe Poet ReadsListenting to the poetsVan and AnaJuanaEating

 

Richard Tice & Meg Withers Reading

Richard Tice ReadsReading Organizers

 

FEATURED EVENT FROM FALL 2007

Gavilan College Author and Anthropology Professor

Debbie Klein

A book reading and signing to celebrate the publication of Klein's

Yorùbá Bàtá Goes Global: Artists, Culture Brokers, and Fans.

Youtube video links

Yoruba Bata

From Yoruba Bata to Bata Fuji

 

FEATURED EVENT FROM SPRING 2007

VISITING AUTHOR

Novelist Angie Cruz, who wrote Let it Rain Coffee and Soledad (both published by Simon and Schuster) read from her latest book and responded to questions from campus community members. The event was sponsored by Puente, the Writing Center, the English Department & Associated Student Body.

Angie Cruz greets a student writer.Crowd laughs while listening to Angie Cruz.Angie Cruz encourages a young writer.

Author Angie Cruz

A member of the crowd asks Angie Cruz a question.Angie Cruz & members of Puente.Crowd claps while listening to Angie Cruz.

 

FEATURED EVENTS FROM SPRING 2006

OPEN MIC EVENTS

 Performance workshop with visiting writer Kitty Petruccelli, founder of the Rubber Chicken Poetry Slam.

Kitty Petruccelli Kitty Petruccelli

Poetry Workshop poetry workshop poetry worskhop

The poets perform in the the Student Center.

A poet reads Jesse Sandow reads A poet reads Elmo reads

Robert Reinke reads The Richard Tice haiku collective

Xochiquetzal Candelaria reads Daniel Valdez reads Kyle Hull reads Crowd applause

 

WRITING CENTER STAFF ON THE ROAD

One Saturday in March, Writing Center Staff made their way to and from Sacramento for the annual

Northern California Writing Center Association conference. Check out photos from our road trip below.

Erin and TiffanyJesus and JoshSanta NellaIn the van

     
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