Vital Signs: Art and Poetry of San Bernardino – CANCELLED

Thursday Nov 07 2013   4:30 PM
Riverside Public Library  3581 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA  map

Juan Delgado and Thomas McGovern, author and photographer of Vital Signs, will discuss and sign copies of their book as part of Arts Walk.

Free and open to the public; for more information visit inlandiainstitute.org.

Thomas McGovern is a photographer, writer, and educator, and the author of Bearing Witness (to AIDS), Amazing Grace, and Hard Boys + Bad Girls. His photographs are in the permanent collections of The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; The Brooklyn Museum of Art; The Baltimore Museum of Art; The Museum of the City of New York; and the New York Historical Society, among others. His art reviews and features have appeared in Afterimage, Artweek, Art Issues, and Art Papers and in 2011 he founded the photography publication Dotphotozine. He is a professor of art at California State University, San Bernardino.
Juan Delgado has published several books of poetry, El Campo, A Rush of Hands, and Green Web, which received the Contemporary Poetry Series Award and was published by the University of Georgia Press. He holds an M.F.A. from the University of California at Irvine, where he was also a Regents Fellow. He is a professor of English and director of the M.F.A. program in creative writing at California State University, San Bernardino.