May 24, 2022
Columbia Gorge Community College Creative Writing Club is sponsoring a free poetry reading with authors Christina Vega and Lydia Valentine on Monday, June 6, from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Lecture Hall, Building 2, The Dalles Campus. This event will kick off a week of Pride activities at CGCC.
Christina Vega is a Queer Chicana poet from New Mexico. Vega publishes Blue Cactus Press and authored a poetry collection, Still Clutching Maps. Vega believes we have the power to reshape our communities with principles of emergent strategy, transformative justice, and collective laboring of love. Vega believes revolution starts at home.