liz gonzález
Writer, Writing Coach and Consultant, and Instructor

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Monday, August 14, 7 - 9:30p, FREE

George Hammons and liz gonzález at 2nd Mondays Poetry Party Poetry Reading Series

Fox Coffee House 437 W Willow St, Long Beach, California 90806

 

Wednesday, August 16, 8p, $3

liz gonzález at Two Idiots Peddling Poetry Reading Series

The Ugly Mug,: 261 N. Glassell Ave. Orange, CA 92866

 

Sunday, August 20, 12 - 5p, FREE

TEXTURE As the texture in our lives change we create Music, Word, & Artwork

Textured Music:
Eloy Torrez, Joe Hernandez, Carlo Acuna, Paul Garrison

Textured Word:
Consuelo G. Flores
liz gonzalez
Frankie Hernandez

Textured Wears:
Rosa Limon / Lingerie
Areli Yanez
Emilia Garcia / Chuen B'atz
Yamilex Gonzalez / Shecoral
Vivian Villaneda / Vivi

Textured Art:
Yolanda Gonzalez
YOLA
Diane Darling
Lauren Gonzalez
Edward Escamilla
Rude Calderon

Ma Art Space 800 S Palm Ave, # 1, Alhambra, California 91803

 

Monday, July 24, 6-7:30p FREE

Open Conversations: Incite/Insight with liz gonzález

Join the Arts Council for Long Beach and 2016 Incite/Insight awardee liz gonzález for the Arts Council for Long Beach's Incite/Insight Series. The Incite/Insight award was created to shine light the on the multifaceted arts and varied perspectives of culture in Long Beach. liz gonzález will give a presentation on what she learned about the importance of keeping your family's stories and your own from researching her maternal grandfather's unpublished memoir about growing up in the Midwest in the early 1900s, recording her maternal grandmother's oral history about growing up in the Westside, San Bernardino, in the 1920s, and writing her own memoirs in different genres. liz will also share resources she's found helpful and examples of how to story-tell one's family's and own stories in different genres and in multimedia. A Q&A session will follow the presentation.

The event is free and open to the public. Space is limited, please RSVP on Eventbrite to reserve a spot.

Uptown Business District, 6082 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90805

 

Saturday, July 22, 12-2p FREE

Uptown Poetry Slam (Spoken Word)

Featuring liz gonzález, Shy but Flyy, and Jragonfly Jon

Hosted by Philosophy

Deforest Park Neighborhood Association Presents the 4th Annual Chili Cook Off

Michelle Obama Public Library 5870 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90805

 

Saturday, June 17, 2017,1p

Panelist: Unpacking LatinO/A/X & Identity

Latina Writers Gathering, a series of platicas, 10a-3p

FREE but RSVP required for a head count

Plaza de la Raza, 3540 N Mission Rd, Los Angeles, CA, 90031

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gathering-of-latina-writers-tickets-35192960091

Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/685906218262084/?active_tab=about

 

Wednesday, June 7, 2017, 7:30 pm (Doors Open at 7p)

UCLA Extension Writers' Program Publication Party 2017

Featuring 17 Writers' Program Instructors and the Program Director

Free admission and parking

Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 North Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

 

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 3-5 pm

Cuento Poems Workshop: Turn an experience, memory, or a description of a person or place, real or imagined, into poetry that resonates. We will discuss some poems in the poetry anthology Wide Awake, edited by Suzanne Lummis, and the column American Life in Poetry, edited by Ted Kooser, to explore what a cuento poem is, and participants will write their own cuento poem.

Workshop led by liz gonzález

Free admission

Eagle Rock Library, 5027 Caspar Ave, Los Angeles CA 90041

Part of the Lummis Day 2017 Library Series Viva Poetry Workshops


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liz and Long Beach poets for Hurricane Benefit

Uptown Word & Arts Event, Ricardo's Nursery, Long Beach, 2015
Organized and hosted by liz