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August 8 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
In-Person at Books & Books Coconut Grove: An Evening with Sofia Iriarte
Books & Books presents…
AN EVENING WITH SOFIA IRIARTE
(Indie Earth Publishing, $18.35)
Tuesday, August 8th, 6:30 PM | Books & Books, Coconut Grove
Books & Books is thrilled to present an evening with Sofia Iriarte as she discusses her collection of bilingual poems: Bravery, Heart & Red Shoes: An English-Spanish Poetry Collection (Indie Earth Publishing, $18.25)
This event is FREE and open to the public and books will be available for purchase the night of the event so make sure to stay after the talk for a book signing! Please RSVP only if you intend to join us.
About the Book:
In her first collection of poetry, Sofia Iriarte takes the reader on a journey from her childhood in Spain to her immigration to the United States. Bravery, Heart & Red Shoes is an English-Spanish poetry collection that encapsulates her teenage years and showcases her coming of age through her desires, feelings, and acceptance of self.
About the Author:
Sofia Iriarte is a Barcelona-born poet and author who migrated to the United States at the age of 16 and is studying Communications at Florida International University. Sofia made her literary debut with her poem “El Jardí De La Vida,” which was published in a magazine in Barcelona at the age of 12. She also had her poem “The Fae” published in the poetry anthology The Spell Jar: Poetry for the Modern Witch, and she has also been featured in Love Letters To The 305 and Glow: Self-Care Poetry for the Soul as well as in Somos Weston Magazine. Sofia thrives off cryptic wording and metaphors to express herself in her poetry and never fully knows what’s on her mind. Connect with Sofia on Instagram: @siriartte