The Poet and The Poem from the Library of Congress:Maritza Rivera 
Series: Title: Sub-title:
The Poet and The Poem from the Library of Congress  Maritza Rivera  #5: Maritza Rivera 
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
Mike Turpin The Poet and the Poem  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
Poetry and conversation  Maritza Rivera and Grace Cavalieri 
Notes: Credits:
Maritza Rivera is a Puerto Rican poet and US Army veteran who has lived in Rockville, MD, since 1994. Maritza is the creator of a short form of poetry called Blackjack and her work appears in literary magazines, anthologies, and online publications. She is the author of About You, a collection of poetry for women and the men they love, and A Mother s War, written during her son s two tours in Iraq to make the intensity of war a reality for everyone. Maritza is a contributor to Poets Responding to SB 1070, participates in the Warrior Poetry Project at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD, and serves on the Board of Directors of Split This Rock in Washington, DC.  Grace Cavalieri: Producer/Host
Mike Turpin: Engineer/Post Production 
Literature/Readings | Poetry/Spoken Word  
Version 1: #5: Maritza Rivera  
Total Length (HH:MM:SS)
Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script  Washington, DC  02-04-2015  English 
Segment Length
File Info
poetpoemfromlibrarycongr  128Kbps mp3 (26.35MB) Mono 
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