Re:Vision: Jennifer De Leon on Apr 21 at 5 in Hayden Library


W o m e n W r i t e r s R e a d i n g S e r i e s

Presented by MIT Women’s and Gender Studies & PEN New England

reVision flyer, Jennifer De Leon
Jennifer De Leon
Thursday, April 21st, 5:00pm
Hayden Library Reading Room, MIT
Reception & Refreshments

Jennifer De Leon is the editor of Wise Latinas:Writers on Higher Education. Her story “Home Movie” was chosen as the 2015 One City, One Story by the Boston Book Festival. Other work has appeared in Ploughshares, Ms., Poets & Writers, Guernica, Best Women’s Travel Writing, and elsewhere. De Leon is currently Children’s -Writer-in-Residence at the Boston Public Library, where she is completing a young adult novel, Volar.

re:Vision Reading Series Co-sponsored by CMS/W, Literature, & MIT Libraries

“Re-vision—the act of looking back, of seeing with fresh eyes, of entering an old text from a new critical direction—is for women more than a chapter in cultural
history: it is an act of survival.”
—Adrienne Rich