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Key To The Latino Community Awards
Friday, June 2, 20175:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Join us as we proudly present the Key To The Milwaukee Latino Community to Jessica Cavazos and Israel & Dora Acosta

In recognition and appreciation of their outstanding dedication,
commitment and contribution to the development of the Latino Community.

Friday, June 2, 2017, • 6:00 pm
American Serb Hall
5101 W Oklahoma Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53219

Special Guest Speaker
from the Hit Movie "Inside Man"
Carlos Andrés Gómez
Poet, Writer, Actor & Playwright.

Ticket $30
For ticket information call El Conquistador Newspaper 414-383-1000

All proceeds benefit the Annual Puerto Rican Festival.
For more information in regards to the Puerto Rican Festival contact Yussef Morales at 414-383-1000.

Carlos Andrés Gómez is an award-winning poet, actor, speaker, and writer from New York City. ​He will be at the American Serb Hall Friday, June 2, and performing​ his Latino-themed cultural poetry.

A Pushcart Prize nominee, he is the author of the coming-of-age memoir Man Up: Reimagining Modern Manhood, released by Penguin Random House. Named 2016 Best Diversity Artist by Campus Activities Magazine and Artist of the Year at the 2009 Promoting Outstanding Writers Awards, Carlos costarred in Spike Lee’s #1 movie Inside Man with Denzel Washington, Jodie Foster, and Clive Owen.

​He appeared in the sixth season of HBO’s Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry and in the third season of TV One’s Verses and Flow. Carlos is widely known for his viral poems, ”What does Hispanic look like?“ and “Where are you really from?,” which have garnered millions of views online. Carlos has headlined festivals all over the world, including Indonesia, South Africa, Australia, Cambodia, Ireland, Spain, Canada, the U.K., and as Guest of Honor at the Berlin International Literature Festival in Germany.​
Ticket is $30 per person and includes dinner.

American Serb Hall

5101 W Oklahoma Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53219

Contact information not provided.

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