Opening Night for Corpus Christi People’s Poetry Festival at Del Mar College
February 22, 6:30 pm
February 22, 9:00 pm
Del Mar College will host the Third Annual Corpus Christi People’s Poetry Festival’s opening night featuring a collaboration by College faculty members Susan Sturman and Alan Berecka. Sturman, also a member of the Corpus Christi Symphony, will open the evening with a performance of Imogene Holst’s cello suite titled Fall of the Leaf while Corpus Christi Poet Laureate Berecka reads five poems inspired by the movements. The Poetry Festival continues through Feb. 24 at various local venues with over 40 poets from across the state participting. Local poets include host Robin Carstensen, Joshua Espitia, Joshua Hamilton, Celine Ramos, Zoe Ramos, Kristen Ruggles and Philly Vasquez.