April 10: Mayor Annise Parker and an esteemed committee of literary experts have chosen Gwendolyn Zepeda as Houston’s first poet laureate. Stay tuned for a new website and a schedule of readings and workshops.
April 18: Gwen reads at United Way of Greater Houston to benefit her favorite non-profit arts organization and childhood home-away-from home, MECA.
April 20: Houston celebrates Dia de los Ninos at Discovery Green, and Gwen gets to introduce a very special guest.
April 21: Catch Gwen on Viva Houston.
2014: Gwen’s first poetry book will be published by Arte Publico Press.