Upcoming “Spoken Word 101” workshops at BronxArtSpace, 305 E. 140th St.
TAINO ZEN reading and book signing
DATE: Thursday, May 26.
TIME: 6:00 pm.
PLACE: Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd, Flushing, NY 11354.
Taino Zen is a unique volume of meditative verses that deliver a reflective message that urges all people to reconnect to their cultural origins and to cherish them. Knowing and acknowledging our beginnings is a precursor to creating a just and peaceful world for the next seven generations to come.
Bobby González is a nationally known multicultural motivational speaker, storyteller and poet. Born and raised in the South Bronx, New York City, he grew up in a bicultural environment. Bobby draws on his Native American (Taino) and Latino (Puerto Rican) roots to offer a unique repertoire of discourses, readings and performances that celebrates his indigenous heritage.