Friday, February 2, 2018

Join Gabby Rivera & Poesía Peligrosa at ¡Presente! Opening on Friday, February 9 at UCR

Everyone is welcome to attend the FREE ¡Presente! Conference opening in the Highlander U nion Building / HUB 302 on Friday, February 9. This event features both Gabby Rivera, a writer for America Chavez (Marvel's queer latinx superhero), and UCR's Poesía Peligrosa.

Join us at 6pm for visual art displays and community. Gabby Rivera will speak at 7pm on "Inspiring Radical Creativity," as well as do a book signing. Afterwards, the stage is available for Open Mic.

ASL interpretation will be provided for Gabby Rivera's talk.

Gabby Rivera is an outgoing, outspoken creator invested in fostering better dialogue, inspiring radical creativity, and improving our most vulnerable communities. The author of Juliet Takes a Breath, she’s also the writer of the new Marvel series America Chavez—featuring the first queer, Latinx teen-girl superhero.

Poesía Peligrosa is a quarterly event celebrating arte en nuestra comunidad (art in our community). Poesía Peligrosa is sponsored by Teatro Quinto Sol, M.E.Ch.A. de UCR and Chicano Student Programs.

The 2nd !Presente! Conference is sponsored by La Familia de UCR, Chicano Student Programs, and the LGBT Resource Center. Gabby Rivera's appearance is co-sponsored by the Associated Students Program Board*. This event is supported by the Highlander Empowerment Referendum.

*ASPB co-sponsorship does not constitute an endorsement of the views and opinions expressed.


  1. Hi,

    Great post! Online event planning software these days are getting more demanding according to Google trend study and event association of top notch companies. To maintain the latest trend, business growth in higher margin event business needs higher attention among crowd. If you are well-acquainted with new generation features, event statistics to analyze registration, attendee details, event bills etc, then this could be a posiitve development towards business success. Looking to make your event business more productive?
    Let expert help of eRegnow to analyze and put things in action for secure business event via mobile application and web platform.

  2. Very Nice Post. Guys Life Conference 2018 is Back..! And this is the 8th consecutive years we are organizing such a great conference for medical professionals who wants to gain knowledge on Infertility & Fetal Medicine.

    Come and be a part of Life Conference and avail 6 KMC credit points for you.
    For more detailed information visit LINK: Conference in Bangalore.

  3. Dearest Esteems,

    We are Offering best Global Financial Service rendered to the general public with maximum satisfaction,maximum risk free. Do not miss this opportunity. Join the most trusted financial institution and secure a legitimate financial empowerment to add meaning to your life/business.

    Contact Dr. James Eric Firm via
    Whatsapp +918929509036
    Best Regards,
    Dr. James Eric.
    Executive Investment



¡Presente! Conference 2019 @ UC Riverside