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Noor Pasadena
300 E. Colorado Blvd #200

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Red Hen Press 29th Annual Benefit Champagne Luncheon

Sunday, October 08, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Cost: $200.00/Individual tickets

Sponsor: Red Hen Press

For more information call: 626-356-4760

Or click here: https://redhen.org/benefit/

Red Hen Press (RHP) is back with hybrid programming celebrating in Noor's Outdoor courtyard! You are cordially invited to join Red Hen's 29th Annual Benefit Gala for an exciting Lunch event filled with readings, a live auction, and a chance to meet Red Hen Press authors and members of the literary community. Featured Gold Table Host Authors: Kazim Ali - Kazim Ali was born in the United Kingdom and has lived transnationally in the United States, Canada, India, France, and the Middle East. His books encompass multiple genres, including several volumes of poetry, novels, and translations. He is currently a professor of literature at the University of California, San Diego. Brenda Cardenas - Sponsored by James Wilson: Brenda Cardenas is the author of Boomerang (Bilingual Press) and the chapbooks Bread of the Earth/The Last Colors with her husband Roberto Harrison; Achiote Seeds/Semillas de Achiote with Cristina García, Emmy Pérez, and Gabriela Erandi Rico; and From the Tongues of Brick and Stone. She also co-edited Resist Much/Obey Little: Inaugural Poems to the Resistance (Spuyten Duyvil Press) and Between the Heart and the Land: Latina Poets in the Midwest (MARCH/Abrazo Press). David Mas Masumoto - Sponsored by Ann Beman: Mas Masumoto is an organic peach, nectarine, apricot, and grape farmer and the author of thirteen books including: Epitaph for a Peach, Wisdom of the Last Farmer, and a cookbook, The Perfect Peach. A documentary Changing Season on the Masumoto Family Farm was nationally broadcast by PBS in 2016. His newest book Secret Harvests (Red Hen Press, 2023) is about a family history of struggles, disabilities and secrets. Please call (626) 406-1205 or email development@redhen.org to request additional information about Red Hen’s benefit or make a table purchase. Purchase Tickets and Tables


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