The Bronx Museum of the Arts | 1040 Grand Concourse
Hop off The Bronx Trolley at the Bronx Museum and hear poet and curator Yolanda Rodriguez discuss her book Alma Derramada/Spilled Soul, which is a limited edition, handmade book of bilingual poetry inspired by Rodriguez’ experiences of love, yearning, and loss after her migration from Puerto Rico to New York City.
Yolanda will be joined by guest performers Opposite Parts and Yarisa Colon to discuss the creation hand-made books such as Alma Derramada/Spilled Soul.
Free admission and bar (donations suggested)
North Wing Lobby
The Bronx Trolley is a project of the South Bronx Cultural Corridor. Making a cultural loop through the lower Grand Concourse and in other sections of the Bronx, it provides an innovative way to travel free while giving Bronxites and tourists alike the opportunity to sample several of the area’s hottest cultural attractions, dining establishments and entertainment venues. For more information or to get details on riding the FREE Bronx Trolley click HERE.
Readings & Conversations is made possible with support from The David Rockefeller Fund. Beer has been provided by Bronx Brewery. Generous support for Community and Outreach programs is provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and Booth Ferris Foundation.