(Okolona Speaks)


Friday, October 16 at 7 p.m.

by Marcos Morales
performed by Alexa EcheverriaMarcos Morales and Sassa Rivera


Es político. Es esperanzador. Escrito por el poeta Marcos Morales, OKOLONA HABLA (okolona speaks) es una exploración bilingüe de ser hijo de inmigrantes en Louisville, KY. Este evento celebra recordar de dónde vienes y reclamar el espacio donde estás.

It’s political. It’s hopeful. Written by poet Marcos Morales, OKOLONA HABLA (okolona speaks) is a bilingual exploration of being a child of immigrants in Louisville, KY. This event celebrates remembering where you came from and claiming space where you are.

Meet the Artists

If you like, you can follow along with the performance with side-by-side English and Spanish translations of the poems. View the PDF.

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Go Behind the Scenes

Watch a special conversation with the artists as they discuss the performance and their experiences in Louisville, Kentucky.

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