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Emilly Prado: Funeral for Flaca

Fri, July 16 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT

Join us for an evening of conversation with Emilly Prado and Celeste Noche, and a discussion of Funeral for Flaca, Emilly Prado’s new book from Future Tense Books. You can read more about Emilly and the book in this feature story on Portland Monthly.

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Emilly Prado

Emilly Prado is a writer, community organizer, and the prose instructor at the Independent Publishing Resource Center in Portland, Oregon. When not writing or teaching, Emilly moonlights as DJ Mami Miami with Noche Libre, the Latinx DJ collective she co-founded in 2017. Her debut essay collection, Funeral for Flaca, was selected as #YosiBookClub summer reading pick and has been called, “Utterly vulnerable, bold, and unique,” by Ms. Magazine. Funeral for Flaca is out now with Future Tense Books.

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Celeste Noche

Celeste Noche (she/her) is a Filipino American documentary and editorial photographer based in Portland, Oregon and San Francisco, California. She specializes in food, travel, and portraiture; understanding that people, places, and how they nourish themselves are inherently connected. Her work is rooted in the narrative, exploring themes of identity and access. She is a member of Authority Collective, Diversify Photo, Women Photograph, and the founder of Portland in Color.
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