Lorna Dee Cervantes

Keynote Speaker Lorna Dee Cervantes is an internationally acclaimed Chicana poet from San José, California. Her poetry has appeared in well over 200 anthologies and textbooks, including the Norton Anthologies of Modern, American, English, Contemporary & Women’s Poetry. The recipient of many honors, awards and literary fellowships, her first book, Emplumada, (Univ. of Pittsburgh Press,…